May 31 2012

Sydney exhibition showcases Rage

rage_0001The commemorate this year’s 25th anniversary of ABC1’s Rage, Sydney’s Carriageworks will be hosting an exhibition as part of the Vivid Sydney festival.

The exhibition will consist of 100 television sets each screening a playlist of 750 of the best video clips from the Rage archive – a total of around 50 hours of material – as a visual representation of the changes in audio and video technology and to reflect Rage’s influence in music trends over the last 25 years.

Headphones will be made available to enable visitors to hear segments of interest.  Visitors will also be able to choose from an array of footage including highlights from Rage guest hosts such as Nick Cave, You Am I, Blondie, Radiohead, Kylie Minogue, Silverchair, MGMT, Metallica, Sonic Youth, Grandmaster Flash, Michael Hutchence, MIA, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Beck, Malcolm McLaren and many more.

Rage – Celebrating 25 Years will be on display in the foyer of Carriageworks at 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh NSW, from 6 June to 17 June.  Entry is free.

Source: ABC. Carriageworks. Vivid Sydney

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