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Pop Mantra #3 (Tonight)
Over The Opening
Brooklyn, New York, US.
6pm - midnight, November 15, 2008.

The third in a series of performances where Curt Cloninger perpetually performs a short excerpt from a single pop song for several hours blindfolded.

Excerpt: "tonight / wait, now" from The Ramones song "I Just Wanna Have Something To Do"

Duration: 6 Hours

Media: Electric Guitar, Voice, Black Felt Blindfold, Black Converse All Stars, Time

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In Real Life
Black Rabbit Bar
Brooklyn, New York, US.
1pm - 1am, November 16, 2008.

Curt Cloninger spends 12 hours in a booth eating, drinking, and talking with anyone who comes by to visit him. In between visits, he reads Michael Nyman's "ExperimentalMusic: Cage and Beyond" and Richard Schechner's "Performance Theory."

Duration: 12 Hours

Media: Food, Guiness, Language, Time

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In Real Life documentation