Second issue of CRU Magazine, the annual magazine of the Berlin art space La Plaque Tournante ran by french composer Frédéric Acquaviva and english mezzo soprano Loré Lixenberg, which states what has happened or could have happened in the last year at La Plaque Tournante. This issue, printed at 500 copies, includes this time 3 catalogues under the form of affiche + postcard + list of material exhibited + poster of the 3 main exhibs of last year, on Broutin (lettrist since 1968), Gil J Wolman (with an amazing survey of his work, and also being the first retrospective in Berlin) and a collective exhibition displaying for the first time all together 3 historical multimedia magazines : Henri Chopin's "Ou", Maurice Lemaître'" UR" and Larry Austin "Source". Added is a CD with the mock up original unreleased version of Trevor Wishart's masterpiece "Anticredos" with himself multitracked + Denis Dufour's "Berlin Suite" with Loré Lixenberg. Dufour was a member of the french GRM and founder of Futura Festival. The DVD contains performances at La Plaque Tournante by young germain concept composer Johannes Kreidler, new indian sound artist Hém-Ish, the lettrists Broutin and François Poyet + a unique documentary of 40' of Gil Wolman at work, a unique document by Silvia Béju filming in 2001 Henri Chopin reflecting on his legendary "OU" with ironic comments, and the last intervention published by Pauline Oliveros (with Ione) : a film of 20' by Frédéric Acquaviva 30 deluxes copies have original works by Kreidler, Broutin and Oliveros + signed X ray sheet of paper by all participants. The magazine has also a unique extension on internet for those who send their pictures with CRU in hands and that get access to thousands of documents on the live performances, close ups of exhibition works and many other details.
edition of 500 copies