The Shenganiguns

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Artificial Intelligence, Acceleration and Art – my experience.

27 Jan 2024 1 minute read 0 comments mildandred

One year before the February 2023 article published on Reuters titled: “ChatGPT sets record for fastest-growing user base - analyst note” I posted on Publish0x a piece titled “The Artificial Intelligence Interpretation of a section of my short story...

"Bla bla bla", The Hacker and Snow Crash

26 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mildandred

I love films that don't take themselves too seriously. "The Hacker" does fall into this category. There is one fun scene - in a short film that is full of fun scenes - where the protagonist, a hacker, is doing his hacking...thingy. What do we see on...

The Privates, The Shenganiguns, The Metaverse and the power of music

23 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mildandred

There is no denying that there is power in music. The Privates, a band that should be in The Rocklopedia Fakebandica, discover that there is radioactive power in their music. "On the eve of their first (and possibly last) show, they must decide wheth...

Weakest Link: A cyber spy, a rock band and an attack...of conscience.

20 Nov 2021 4 minute read 0 comments mildandred

I wrote this story in November 2020, in response to the following prompt: "Write a story where one character needs to betray the other, but isn't sure if they can." Let me know what you think of it!   It was bound to happen. He had spent h...

To Metaverse or not to Metaverse? The Shenganiguns and The Uteo Tour

19 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mildandred

Report by The Vlogtastic Show Correspondent. Controversy surrounds The Shenganiguns and their planned 2022 chain of concerts dubbed The Uteo* Tour, which are to take place entirely in the Metaverse. Politician Kwame Kamau-Smith has strongly opposed t...

Meet The Shenganiguns - A dysfuctional rock band from near-future Kenya

18 Nov 2021 1 minute read 0 comments mildandred

X13 is the founder, lead singer and composer/lyricist of The Shenganiguns. He is a recovering alcoholic and has been a guest at a psychiatric institution. Twice. He has a hypnotic stage presence. Kare is his first love. He is still in love with her....