Apr 092011

The Keystone Cut Ups is a live performance that combines video-collage with an original musical score, created using sampling and live instrumentation, to explore the aesthetic, contextual and stylistic relationships between early silent-comedy and early avant-garde cinema”.

The Keystone Cut Ups is a collaborative work by People Like Us and Ergo Phizmiz, and was performed live at The Electric cinema in Birmingham (the oldest working cinema in the UK) on 27th March as part of the Flatpack Festival. A video of the event is emebedded below, and you can find out more on Vimeo’s page for the video and on the People Like Us Web site.

Listen out for our interview with People Like Us and Ergo Phizmiz in an upcoming edition of Phantom Circuit.

People Like Us & Ergo Phizmiz – The Keystone Cut Ups – Live 2011 from Vicki WFMU on Vimeo.

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