Brian Eno: A Year Without Appendices

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INTRO In the mid-nineties Faber issued Brian Eno’s Diary under the title A Year with Swollen Appendices. Now at the end of – let’s face it – a pretty shitty year, the same publisher is publishing the same book with some updates.  There’s a whopping 441 pages to get through (possibly a condition of the £100,000,000 Eno was advanced to write it) and just the intro itself is enough to get one’s cognitive circuitry buzzing and whirring. Eno first begins by observing what has occurred in the time since the…read more