Friday, February 26, 2010
Galactic Hits is a new CD put together to complement the music and science fiction exhibition at Maison d'Ailleurs. Compiled from an open call for submissions, the CD features a wide-range of well-known artists including synth-pop legend Jean-Jacques Perrey, noise pioneer GX Jupitter-Larsen, key figures in electronic music such as Staalplaat Soundsystem and Scanner, surf-rockers the Nematoads and a host of other auditory delights.
It is produced in partnership with the magazine Vibrations. You can order a copy from Maison d'Ailleurs exclusively (8.- CHF or 6.- Euros, postage not included), along with the March 2010 edition of the magazine: jbochud at ailleurs dot ch
The Maison d'Ailleurs (translated as "House of Elsewhere"), is a museum of science fiction, utopia and extraordinary journeys in Yverdon-les-Bains (Switzerland). It is a non-profit foundation functioning both as a public museum and a specialized research center.
The Maison d'Ailleurs is the only public institution of its kind in the world.