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ASCII Rock – Yoshi Sodeoka

6th January 2012 by doron
adaptation | animation | arts | conceptual | music video | new media art | remix/mashup | serial | technology


LedZepplinWholeLottaLove
Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin (2003, 20 MB, 4:14 min.)

vh-unchained
Unchained by Van Halen (2003, 18 MB, 3:21 min.)

Ascii Rock by Yoshi Sodeoka is a brilliant example of the genre of ASCII art, which creates still images and videos entirely out of alphabetic and numeric characters (ASCII stands for American Standard Code for Information Interchange, a common format for text files in computers and on the Internet that represents alphabetic and numeric characters as binary numbers)