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"It is a painful thing to be alone.. but more painful still to be polite." -- Genesis Breyer P-Orridge.
The Act of Being Polite is an experimental sound and word project created in 2008 by A. Christopher Carlyle.
INFLUENCES: Throbbing Gristle; Nico; Pan Sonic; Coil; Richard D. James; Supersilent; Cluster; The Residents; Christina Carter; Charalambides; Fursaxa; John Cage; Deathprod; Tangerine Dream; Harry Partch; Maja Ratkje; Sun Ra; Philip Glass; Meredith Monk; Jandek; Sun City Girls; Iannis Xenakis..