My ears are still recovering from the power of John Maus’ live show Saturday night in Austin. He might be mellow and controlled on his official releases, but live, he’s […]
I was going to post Radiohead‘s performance of The King of Limbs on “From the Basement”, but the videos have been taken down since this morning. I’ll be sure to post […]
The nameless occupants of The City are productive, entertained, greedy, bored. They fight, work, and procreate. Others are alone in a city of thousands or perhaps millions. Frans Masereel pretty […]
There is considerable pain in each. Take for instance a stellar stanza from Gilbert and Sullivan’s Comic Opera the Mikado: “His teeth, I’ve enacted, Shall all be extracted By terrified […]
“I am a sick man. I am a spiteful man. I am an unattractive man. I think that my liver hurts. However I know nothing about my disease, and do […]
Just picked up John Maus‘ new LP “We Must Become the Pitless Centers of Ourselves.” It’s a beautiful album, full of retro lo-fi synthesizers, careless vocals, and an 80’s I […]
If the painter Francis Bacon lived in 15th century Holland: Happy Nightmares. Visit the artist’s website for more.