Arc Pages

A series of pieces based on pages from Pynchon’s Gravity’s Rainbow, inspired by Zak Smith’s illustrations. A new page may be posted every couple of days.


Pages 336/428/440/493 played on the Collings OM3 streel string.

*Click on any page below to hear the track

  • Pages 257-258: "Sa-s-s-ay." It's just occured to him.
  • Pages 336-337: "Shit, man, if they hit that bag––"...
  • Pages 428-429: "Dear Pökler, how can anyone predict where you'll go?"...
  • Pages 440-442: ...leave. Trudi and Gustav come in with coffee and half a reefer,...
  • Pages 493-495: "You're really in that Europe now"...
  • Pages 626-628: "Double-declutchingly, hell-and-toe, away goes Roger Mexico.