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Feb 12

[meta-jacked] Interview with Polysics at The Aquarian Weekly

Check out Victoria’s interview with Polysics at The Aquarian Weekly, New Jersey’s oldest alt-weekly. The article is also available in print in the Feb. 10 issue, available for order here. Polysics will play Blender Theater at The Gramercy in New York City 9 p.m. tomorrow. “Interview with Polysics: Each Era Each End” is one of …

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Jun 19

[Interview] Ken Lloyd of Fake?: The Art of Losing Borders

Ken Lloyd, frontman of Oblivion Dust and Fake (typeset Fake?), is a man of dualities. He is British and Japanese, commercial and experimental musically, and outsider and insider to different aspects of Japanese culture. Just two hours before his alt-rock outfit Fake made their U.S. debut at Anime Next, Lloyd sat down with purple SKY …

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Jun 19

[live report] Fake? at Anime Next

As he approached the front of the stage, Ken Lloyd blew a kiss to the cheering audience—then grimaced. That expression gave away Lloyd’s nervousness about playing an unusual show—his first U.S. performance as Fake (typeset Fake?), at a convention for the anime culture foreign to him. It also punctuated his gesture by showing the gap …

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