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Le Forte Four

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Le Forte Four

Le Forte Four has been played on NTS shows including Total Stasis, with Steven, Steven first played on 23 March 2021.

Le Forte Four were the earliest group in the collective of avant-garde music anarchists known as the Los Angeles Free Music Society (LAFMS). With their music combining loose experimental improvisation on both conventional instruments and household items with stuff taped off television cartoons or taken from records as well as lo-fi electronics, Le Forte Four were pioneers of sampling, even as their D.I.Y. ethic paved the way for the punk movement a few years later. In the summer of 1973, Chip Chapman, along with…

Steven, Steven
Le Forte Four
Los Angeles Free Music Society1975
Steven, Steven
Le Forte FourLos Angeles Free Music Society1975