THE LAKE / ISSUE #020

“Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.” – Steve Jobs

AFTER DARK / ANDREW KAYSER

Sitting drinking tea in his August House studio, Andrew Kayser says that he finds “the idea of the rebel artist behaving badly is an out-dated…

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“No artists are part of a movement. Unless they are followers. And then they are unnecessary and doing unnecessary art. If they are exploring in…

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“Music has always been a matter of Energy to me, a question of Fuel. Sentimental people call it Inspiration, but what they really mean is…

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THE LAKE 16 – MILLENIALS KNOW HOW TO RUIN A GOOD TIME “A lot of people believe that if everybody just did what they were…

THE LAKE #016

THE LAKE 16 – EAT OR DIE “Not that I condone fascism, or any -ism for that matter. -Ism’s in my opinion are not good….

THE LAKE #015

  VISTA – OCEAN COLOUR SCENE “It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future. Time is a very misleading thing….

THE LAKE #013

BOMBASTIC – CHILDREN OF THE SUN “We are going to inherit the earth . There is not the slightest doubt about that… We Are not…

THE LAKE #011

CHANT – REMAIN IN LIGHT   “…democracy cannot survive overpopulation. Human dignity cannot survive it. Convenience and decency cannot survive it. As you put more…

THE LAKE #010

MELLIFLOUS – A KICK IN THE EYE I HAVEN’T FUCKED MUCH WITH THE PAST. BUT I HAVE FUCKED PLENTY WITH THE FUTURE. “Some of us…

THE LAKE #008

TWO SIDES OF SILENCE “I think it only makes sense to seek out and identify structures of authority, hierarchy, and domination in every aspect of…

THE LAKE #007

PROTECT ME FROM WHAT I WANT “Destroy superabundance. Starve the flesh, shave the hair, clarify the mind, define the will, restrain the senses, leave the…

THE LAKE #006

NINE MILLION RAINY DAYS “Since a three-dimensional object casts a two-dimensional shadow, we should be able to imagine the unknown four-dimensional object whose shadow we…

THE LAKE #005

DONT EAT THE YELLOW SNOW “We are living in a culture entirely hypnotized by the illusion of time, in which the so-called present moment is…

THE LAKE #004

TEENAGER OF THE YEAR “The problem was you had to keep choosing between one evil or another, and no matter what you chose, they sliced…

THE LAKE #003

  HERE COME THE WARM JETS “A lot of people actually look at me and think I am actually creating it. The lot. Everything! They…

THE LAKE #002

NO SUMMER FOR YOU “I saw the best minds of my generation destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked, dragging themselves through the negro streets at…

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WE ARE FOOLISHLY AMBITIOUS “The time is at hand. The time is now. Let new ideas (As incomprehensible as they seem) take precedence over all….