[..] "It turns out the diagram actually first appeared in a January 1971 issue of Scientific American, and is credited to Jerry Ostriker" [..]
[..] "The image then made a second cameo in Graphis Diagrams in 1974:"
[..] "And finally, it appeared in the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Astronomy in 1977, which is where Joy Division drummer Stephen Morris saw the design:"
[..] "I went straight to the source and tried e-mailing Peter Saville to see if he had any comment on the matter. I wasn't really expecting to get a response, but to my surprise his assistant Alice sent a prompt reply:
I write on behalf of Peter.
We understand the image as copyright free.
So believe you are liberty to do as you wish.
And, last but not least, press play..
not yet, probably nobody cares, or nobody cared enough to tell something. Also: nobody reads komakino.
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Rosa Mota - EVE Recordings Volume OneVarie
Festival di Invasione Monobanda - 07 marzo 2014 @ Trenta Formiche, RomaVarie
Previously, on komakino fanzine, about 'Joy Division':
31/03 torino @ spazio211 01/04 roma @ monk Rome Psych Fest Nite, essera Arci + Contributo 10Euro in prev e 12 euro alla porta
Ingresso con Tessera Arci 02/04 ravenna @ bronson, ingresso: 12 euro + dp in prev - 15 euro alla porta
04/04 milano @ serraglio, ingresso: 12 euro + dp in prev - 15 euro alla porta
26/07 Milano @ Magnolia Estate
Earlybird a 10euro + d.p. /
Biglietto: 18euro + d.p. e 20euro in cassa.
27/07 Sesto Al Reghena (PN) @ Sexto'nplugged
Sesto Al Reghena (PN), Piazza Castello, 4
Biglietto: 20 Euro + d.p.
28/07 San Mauro Pascoli (FC) @ A Cielo Aperto
biglietto: 22 + dp e 25 euro alla cassa
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