Artists

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500$Fine

B

Beat Weirdos
Ben FM
Brooks Cullum

C

Champions of Society
Cinema Society

D

Dead Serious

F

Fbox

G

Gary Llama

H

Helen Back and the Str8 Razors

I

Imagination Society
Indypendant

M

M. Osborn
Mineral Writes

P

Park Sparrows

S

Save Yourself
Shitload of Pain
Silence Is Suicide

Releases


Reprise
Champions of Society

Breathe
Gary Llama

Blue Clouds
Brooks Cullum

A Mitigation Of Noise
Gary Llama

Content
Gary Llama

Time Capsule
Indypendant

World Of Hell
Ben FM

SuperCan’t
Park Sparrows

Demo 2015
Park Sparrows

More Peace E.P.
Park Sparrows

AXMX
Beat Weirdos

My Old Friend
Gary Llama

On Loss and Loneliness
Gary Llama

Tough Shit Mickey
Gary Llama

Endearment
Champions of Society

Contact
Brooks Cullum

Dead Serious
Dead Serious

Beat Weirdos
Beat Weirdos

A Shitty Way To Spend Easter
Save Yourself

In Defense: The Photography of M Osborn

F.A.R.
Champions of Society

Shitload of Pain

Burn It All Down
Gary Llama

Art Companion
Gary Llama

Equipment Reviews
Gary Llama

Thinking On Things
Gary Llama

Pennants
Gary Llama

Power!
Gary Llama

Helen Back and The Str8-Razors

See The Light
Mineral Writes

Folded Flag (Alternate Remix)
Gary Llama

Into The Hollow
Gary Llama

A Culture Of (extended demos)
Gary Llama

The Beauty of Music
Gary Llama

God Is A Woman
Ben FM + Imagination Society

Some Thoughts on Things
Gary Llama

Fifth
Imagination Society

Just Feel
Gary Llama

A Catalog Of Around Me
Gary Llama

95 Demo
500$Fine

Firecracker
Imagination Society

System Two
Imagination Society

System
Imagination Society

Live From The House
Gary Llama

W.T.F (Imagination Society Remix)
Ben FM + Imagination Society

A Fictional Tale of Things
Gary Llama

We Always Resisted
Gary Llama

the rev and the bell
Imagination Society

All The Punk Rockers
Gary Llama

III (U.N.T.I.T.L.E.D.)
Imagination Society

A Long Road Ahead
Gary Llama

Misi
Imagination Society

Here, Before
Imagination Society

Bearbao
Imagination Society

A Call To Wild Birds
Gary Llama

Keller
Gary Llama

New Folk
Gary Llama

An Index of Around Me
Gary Llama

A Song of Possibilities
Imagination Society

Imagination Society EP
Imagination Society

Folded Flag (Imagination Society Remix)
Gary Llama

Hope & The Anti-Culture
Gary Llama

A Conversational Style of Living
Gary Llama

V/V
Gary Llama

SAVE_____
Cinema Society

Millions
Gary Llama

Fortress
Cinema Society

Small Music
Cinema Society

Leave Nothing of Value
Gary Llama

An Introduction
Cinema Society

Five Years
Gary Llama

This Malaise Is Our Grave
Gary Llama

S.O.S. October
Gary Llama

Hateless
Gary Llama

EP:10:20
Gary Llama

Silence Is Suicide
Gary Llama

Forward
500$Fine

An Index of Around Me

Available as Paperback & Ebook

Paperback & Ebook

Amazon Barnes & Noble Indiebound

‘An Index of Around Me’ is a collection of the earliest essays written by artist Gary Llama.

The essays, written in Gary’s short and personal style between 2005 and 2014, cover a variety of subjects from what makes a good guitar, to the virtues of the library as public collections, each harrowing the ethics of the personal as political in the way that Gary writes much of his work.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  1. Revolutions occur one person at a time: A manifesto of reason, rationality, and self
  2. The Caloric Value of a Dollar: A movement towards calculating actual consumption
  3. On Ethical Consumerism: philosophy of ethical purchasing
  4. On preserving dissidence in school: The need for a union amongst progressive teachers
  5. Disconnected: No Logo
  6. On Wealth
  7. Public Books; or, Why I like the library
  8. Purchase Evaluation: A formula to aid in calculating compatibility with purchases
  9. Process versus Product
  10. Mediating the self through the web
  11. Non-place and the rationalization of life
  12. Finding the point of declining utility
  13. Youtube as Process
  14. Creating the Art Experience
  15. Calculating Value
  16. Open Standards and the Public Good
  17. Becoming Ethical
  18. Overcoming Our Own Truth
  19. An Apology For My Generation
  20. Control, Goals, and Status: How illness taught me to build a life while respecting myself
  21. A Tale Of Modern Business
  22. A New Value In Culture: A response to ‘Collage Culture’
  23. Learning To Stand As Me
  24. Navigating Known Terrain
  25. Branded Actions
  26. Motivations for actions
  27. Cars… and unneccesary complication
  28. Lost in The Chase
  29. Ring Diagrams of Operational Motives
  30. Production as Feedback Loops
  31. Thoughts on NSA revelations
  32. Exploring the song: ‘Folded Flag’
  33. Meaning
  34. Thoughtfulness / Midbrain Response
  35. On Les Pauls and Decision Making
176 pages
ISBN: 978-0-615-97229-9
2014
OVOLR! / DEBACKLE
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