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Mouse on Mars, Plaid and Coil: Barbican, London

Adam Sweeting, The Guardian, 29 April 2002

THE FINAL CONCERT in the Barbican's Only Connect series sought to explore "the inspiration of the computer game on electronic music", or so it said in the brochure. "Will gigs of the future be played out in vast school playgrounds or SMS messaged across the globe in real time?" it wondered.

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