Our Artist vs Artist interview series is back this week. This time, we get in on the conversation between ATL’s psychedelic hip hop group, The Difference Machine and Prefuse 73 mixed, Cloudeater.
CLOUDEATER ASKS THE DIFFERENCE MACHINE
What does Difference Machine signify to you? Is the name a reference to the Difference Engine (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Difference_engine)?
DM: The Difference Machine means that we are rooted in the same mechanics that everyone and everything else is, but wired differently. We operate differently.
You’re heavily affiliated with the Psych Army crew here in Atlanta. What does “Psych” mean to you and how does it relate to what you guys interested in exploring with your music?
DM: It’s about changing your perception on how you view the world. Not perceiving the world the way you are taught to perceive it, but figuring …