Cutter J The Absurdist

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Wichita-native Aaron Wirtz is an electronic music and video performance artist whose stage persona, Cutter J the Absurdist, combines the phases of his life into a living collage of music, technology and dance. By combining traditional American folk arts such as tap dancing and spoons playing with an ever-evolving approach to DJing , turntablism , and interactive video art, he seeks to explore the emotional vocabulary of digitally influenced consciousness. Aaron is married to singer Reby Wirtz , recently graduated from Wichita State with his MFA in creative writing, works full time as a social media manager, and contributes to F5 , Wichitas weekly alternative newspaper.