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Gareth Dickson - "I think the drone of the pipes is something that's seeped in to my music, not consciously but I'm aware of it now years after beginning to form my playing style"

Nick Cave, Plastikman and Cocteau Twins: this three LPs one after the other (I suppose by chance) somehow suggest me a connection to your music. When I first discovered you, my mind brought me to some kind of ‘dark and strange’ songwriting, a new wave attitude, but also a structure of sounds that is not far from electronic music, like the minimal beats and melodies of ‘Sheet one’ by Richie Hawtin… 1,256 more words


I should be reading, but it's Christmas and I am writing this instead

“Buying books would be a good thing if one could also buy the time to read them; but as a rule the purchase of books is mistaken for the appropriation of their contents.”

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Teenage v. Depressive Ontology

Taken from Ghosts of My Life by Mark Fisher, esp. “No Longer the Pleasures: Joy Division,” and “K-Punk, or the Glampunk Art Pop Discontinuum.” 408 more words



Sobre William James, Liszt, Brecht, Bob Dylan e Schopenhauer (entre outros)

E la nave vem.

Em primeiro plano, o piano de cauda e György Oravecz. Em segundo, a empena de pastilhas coloridas e Jesus Cristo. 976 more words

Creative Writing

Arthur Schopenhauer - Mental Superiority

The friends say they are honest; whereas the enemies are righteous: so we must benefit from their condemnation, as a kind of pain medication, to improve ourselves. 587 more words


In the Words of the Director: Ingmar Bergman "Music and Film: Image of Poetic and Musical Erotic"

When we experience a film, we consciously prime ourselves for illusion. Putting aside will and intellect, we make way for it in our imagination. The sequence of pictures plays directly on our feelings. 617 more words