Looking through some top ten (or hundred) lists of 2012 last month, two things struck me. First, the prevalence of introductions to the effect of ‘I find top ten lists trite, but here is mine.’ And second, we never had one here. I like lists. Long lists that require lots of inane shufflings of rank, […]
I’ve never really known what to think of Michael Esposito. Whether he undertakes his EVP (Electronic Voice Phenomena) recordings with an archival or artistic approach (and, more to the point, whether his understanding of the phenomena themselves is spiritual or sociological) is perhaps irrelevant to the impact of his work. Deeply emotionally charged, often without […]
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1 – Einstürzende Neubauten – ‘Sabrina’ – Silence Is Sexy – Germany, 2000
One of the most accessible, and perhaps most maudlin, of the group’s songs. Also one of my favourites. While the music video is a touch monotonous, at least it features a Minotaur doing what all of use would […]