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  • I have ear plugs. Really, really good ear plugs.

    September 11, 2007

  • And we won't know if he survives until the door is opened...

    September 10, 2007

  • *reesetee locks self in soundproof room with klaxophone*

    September 10, 2007

  • And what I wouldn't give not to hear it played. Yeesh.

    September 10, 2007

  • Wow! What I wouldn't give to play one of these!

    September 10, 2007

  • "When he returned to London, he enlisted David Coulter, a multi-instrumentalist and conductor, and the visual artist Gavin Turk to help him build an instrument that plays notes using nothing but the air horns found in cars. The resulting instrument—Albarn calls it a klaxophone—is almost as big as a piano: thirty-six air horns housed in a wood-and-Plexiglas box powered by an air compressor from a dentist’s office and operated by a series of colored buttons and a pink joystick lifted from an arcade game."

    - from "High-Wire Act", The New Yorker, July 30, 2007, by Sasha Frere-Jones

    September 10, 2007