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Aural, or New Smyrna Beach
by Nicholas Ruiz III
Date: April 1, 2017
MP3 digital music download < music genre/style: tone poem/oceanic/alternative/indie/pop/rock/art/experimental
Recorded at The Kitchen, New Smyrna Beach, FL.
1. From the Ocean to the Desert
2. Wayside (New Smyrna Beach)
3. Shot to Hell
4. The Passing
5. The Temporal Judges the Eternal
6. A World Nailed to Sticks That Make a Cross
9. Where the Difficulty Lies
10. Little Ever Lasts
"Certifiably experimental. 5 out of 5 stars - it's hard to describe, but Ruiz's sonic experience seems to illustrate what happens when philosophy and art mix and take the form of sound waves."
- @OrlandoCurrents -
About the Artist
Nicholas Ruiz III, Ph.D was born in New York City in 1970. He has edited three books on Jean Baudrillard, including Jean Baudrillard: The Poetics of Radicality by Gerry Coulter. He is the author of The Metaphysics of Capital, America in Absentia, and most recently, Integral Reality (with Robert Hassan). He is also the editor of Kritikos.