Late of the Pier—Ecstatic Data Sets: The Chorismos Apeiron Scanner (2028 Edition)
ROUGH TRADE EDITIONS No.19
Ecstatic Data Sets is a manual for a music-making machine of the near future. Whilst the technology already exists, these ideas are meant as a speculative projection, if read with a sympathetic ear this book could soon transform inside your mind and become the machine itself. Read it like a compressed file—unzip your imagination and consider a future where music can once again change the world.