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The sheer provocation of emotion that Skeleton Tree has to make on anyone with feelings must be tantamount to being tickled without the comforting release of laughter. 724 mots de plus


The Triffids - Islington Assembly Hall, London, 21 October 2016

This was a very special evening. It felt that it was a denial and celebration of mortality combined with a bloody good night out.

The Triffids reassembled in London minus their leader. 809 mots de plus


Goth:The Genre That Refuses To Die (Kinda)

I have a confession to make: I was a teenage Goth. Half spider,half bad poet,all confused angst, I huddled with my foul-weather friends smoking joints,drinking red wine and singing Cure songs,as the mascara and hair spray trickled down our pallid faces in the rain in our small unlovely town. 359 mots de plus

Lorna Irvine

Nick Cave: Until at MASS MoCA, October 15, 2016 - August 15, 2017

« Cave uses MASS MoCA’s signature football field-sized space to create his largest installation to date, made up of thousands of found objects and millions of beads, which will make viewers feel as if they have entered a rich sensory tapestry, like stepping directly inside the belly of one of his iconic Soundsuits.  323 mots de plus


Trust your mistress…

She leaned herself against a fence

Just for a kiss or two

And with a little pen-knife held in her hand

She plugged him through and through…

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Friday Five [#1]

The ‘Friday Five’ is a post dedicated to the top five albums that I’ve listened to that week. Each week I will attempt to listen to new material in order to develop a more varied musical taste.  39 mots de plus

Nick Cave