John Cage’s music was often very theatrical. He also loved to talk about his many ideas about music and the world. Therefore, he’s a perfect subject for the age of YouTube.
Last year, on Cage’s birthday, Pitchfork dot com listed five essential clips, including a 1960 appearance on a game show called “I’ve Got a Secret” and a 1991 interview in which he laughs a lot and plays with his cat.
Watch them all right here: http://pitchfork.com/news/47330-watch-five-essential-john-cage-clips/