The sources for artist quotes used in this article are listed below:
The author’s conversation with Mark Wastell, 2019
In the Solitude of Cotton Fields, Bernard-Marie Koltès, trans. Jeffrey Wainwright, Methuen, 2001
no input mixing board #8, Toshimaru Nakamura, sleeve notes, 2013
David Sylvian twitter, 2020
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