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Re: wikipedia page on livelooping


I just read all of this thread, rather quickly, and here some thougths 
that came:

I do not remember having contributed to the wikipedia page for livelooping
Its easy to loop up the old versions in the history tab

I did contribute the real story about the Echoplex page and the removed it 
since I did not have references
It made me understand the absurd situation. someone who tells his own 
experience does not have a reference to it
so someone wouldhave to inteview that person, write an article somewhere 
and then reference to that in wikipedia, right?
I just looked it up, the EDP is very shortly mentioned on the Echoplex and 
on the Oberheim page, linking to each other, but no explanation about it 
at all! :-(

I am not sure whether Livelooping.org or youtube/livelooping are valid 
yes we have scientific articles, unfortunately the best I know is written 
in german, by Frederike Holste

On 24.Mar, 2014, at 3:36 PM, mark francombe <mark@markfrancombe.com> wrote:
> I still don't see the problem of just linking up the Live Looping page 
> to the more general Loop music page. Its got everything we want there, 
> Terry Riley, Fripp /Eno, even a line about Santa Cruz festivals… 

its not bad, but WE are not there. I did not fight to be on wikipedia, I 
do not need the fame. but I find absurd that neither my technical nor 
musical work is mentioned anywhere, just for the sake of information which 
is the aim of wikipedia.

its not so dificult to fix that situation: one of you guys who writes well 
english and is not involved (or whatever the rules are) would have to 
gather a few sentences and put them up on the wiki, you can discuss them 

since the main members of the movement after 20 years still discuss 
whether there is a livelooping artform of music, maybe we do not deserve 
any pages anywhere.

I hear a lot of musicians using livelooping tools to create non 
livelooping music, for example music that sounds like a band exept that 
some musicians play amazingly acurate the same thing. 
but I hear a lot of music that would never have developped without a 
livelooping tool. thats livelooping music for me. but since you cannot 
agree on that, I better go back to develop the Evoloop

thank you