onto the reason behind the trip: d-fuse are to headline the rhythms and visions: expanded and live event put on as part of the visions and voices initiative at the university of south california. arriving there, i do like seeing that magic photo printed up nicely and put around.

the tech check turns surreal as the campus is invaded by frat house types in swimming gear attempting to dip in all the fountains… except that the cinematic arts one is barricaded off as we set up around it. cue scenes of zombies at the gates.