It's not uncommon that genius and madman describe the same person. While we here at The Brain aren't trying to understand why, we are at least eager to present a window into the life of some genius madmen. Thighpaulsandra is no exception: with a bizarre name; a resume that includes Coil, Spiritualized, Julian Cope's stuff, and solo work; and enough equipment to make any gearhead salivate. This issue is a special one taken inside his workspace with a very tiny taster of the live show, as filmed by Brainwashed art boy, Danny McKernan. Look for more shows in the coming year.