Tag: anonymous

Atari Teenage Riot Goes for the Lulz With Anonymous

July 11, 2012 Tim Gauthier Lifestyle, Music Tags: , , , ,

… To begin with, Alec Empire has a history with Sony — he’d sued them for copyright infringement after another song was included in a Sony ad without permission, and he settled, still feeling ripped off. Part of his dissatisfaction was hearing his music in a commercial at all.

Now Sony was back in Empire’s life — and asking this time. Empire knew at once what he wanted to do.

“I was actually on the phone and had to slow down my pulse and breathe… so the excitement wouldn’t be audible in my voice.”

Read the full interview on wired.com here.

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Hacked: Atari Teenage Riot’s Alec Empire Interviews “AnonyOps” from Anonymous

June 15, 2012 Tim Gauthier Lifestyle, Music Tags: , , ,

Last year I was contacted online by some Anonymous activists regarding the Atari Teenage Riot song “Black Flags”. We collaborated on a viral video project that became a document of activism around the globe from the past six months. People sent in material from student protests in Chile, the Occupy movement, Anonymous and activists in Japan demonstrating against Tepco, the corporation responsible for the nuclear disaster in Fukushima.

This is a demo store for testing purposes — no orders shall be fulfilled.