Author: Ezra Sandzer-Bell

Brett Leonard, Director of “Lawnmower Man”, Talks VR in 2016

August 24, 2016 by

Humanity is on the cusp of a quantum leap in virtual technology that will deliver us from flat screens and into immersive experience. The true magnitude of simulated reality has yet to emerge, which is…

Space Jazz: Scientology’s L. Ron Hubbard was a Songwriter

August 21, 2016 by

Most know him as a science fiction writer turned cult leader. L Ron Hubbard was the founder of widely criticized modern religious group, Scientology. Few people know that in addition to…

The Mind’s Twin: Generating Fluid Artificial Intelligence

August 21, 2016 by

Will artificial intelligence ever be capable of simulating the human mind in its totality? Developers have proven that mechanistic aspects of consciousness like knowledge representation and procedural learning are within reach,…

Cosmic Music: Vega, Lyra and the 88 Constellations

August 20, 2016 by

What do you think of when you hear the words cosmic music?  It’s an expression that’s been thrown around in popular culture for decades and engenders a hundred different meanings. Be it 1970’s…

Neolithic Human Cultures: The Earliest Phase of Virtual Reality

August 8, 2016 by

Immersion is a key feature of virtual reality. VR headsets like the Oculus Rift quite literally dictate your audio and visual input. It was hardly a century ago that humanity was…

Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared: The Musical Dream-Machine

July 18, 2016 by

The season finale of Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared debuted just three weeks ago. If you’re not familiar with the series, we highly recommend you check out their YouTube channel (here). SPOILER…

Philip K. Dick Paved the Way for Postmodern Music Mysticism

July 9, 2016 by

This short excerpt features a quote from sci-fi author Philip K Dick on his spiritual awakening and how it relates to music. In a private letter to John B. Ross, drawn…

Carl Stalling: Sympathetic Magic in Looney Tunes Music

July 8, 2016 by

Sympathetic Magic A primitive or magical ritual using objects or actions resembling or symbolically associated with the event or person over which influence is sought (source) Radishes purify the blood…

This is Where the Simpsons Theme Song Came From!

July 7, 2016 by

If you can sing the three note melody that starts of The Simpsons theme (The-Simp-Sons) then you are well on your way to understanding its similarity to this earlier iconic television show.…

Celebrating July 4th: Sirius and the Freemasonic National Anthem

July 4, 2016 by

The following is excerpted from Ezra Sandzer-Bell’s second book, Audiomancy. My goal throughout the following pages will be to use the techniques of synchromysticism to draw unrealistic connections between true…

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