WTM #1086: Mix Ultra-Electro-Voce-Extremotion

  • wReck thiS meSS ~ Radio Patapoe 88.3
  • Amsterdam ~ Ethno-Illogical Psycho-Radiographies
  • 22 February 2010 // 16.30-18.30
  • “Yodeling is maligned because people tend to fear, thus ridicule, the extreme, and also tend to find the extreme lacking in nuance. Often, yodelers have abetted this neglect by obsessing on the mere trick of the yodel, [becoming] virtuosos of the mechanical. Yodeling can be redolent with emotional subtlety, but
  • it’s abstract, lacks the comfort of semantics, so many folks are more at
  • ease lounging in pop cliché, deriving their subtlety from
  • particular analogous memories.”
  • Jack Collom, poet-yodeler-pedagogue