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A spell before darkest night

This originally started as a Facebook post but in the light of day, it holds up for me enough to share on my blog. Of course, anyone who knows anything about the internet and social media would gladly inform me that I’m being silly, far more people are likely to see this on Facebook than will ever read it on my blog. 406 more words


bauhaus cover of 'severance'

A heretofore unknown-to-me Bauhaus cover of one of my favorite Dead Can Dance songs ‘Severance,’ with lyrics appropriate for our times sung by the inimitable Peter Murphy. 79 more words


Devorzhum / art posts

This song instantly puts me into a better mood.

stringing beads

stringing beads
for her headdress
pierces each star
I’ve wished upon

Carpe Diem

Carpe Diem Haiku Kai

Peel Sessions - Dead Can Dance, 19 November 1983

I don’t know a lot about Dead Can Dance, except that they seem to have released a whole lot of pleasant industrial electronic instrumental pieces. 265 more words

John Peel