A Karlheinz Stockhausen Branded Car: A Playful Tribute to the Groundbreaking Electronic Composer

A Karlheinz Stockhausen Opel. That’s what Kenneth Goldsmith (poet, critic and founding editor of UbuWeb) spotted in Trieste, Italy several days ago.

No, it’s not an official model. It’s just an Opel Karl lovingly re-branded by its owner, an homage to one of the groundbreaking electronic composers of the 20th century.

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