The cliché of the visionary artist is of someone like William Blake, so involved in the worlds in his head that his wife said of him, “I have very little of Mr. Blake’s company, he is always in Paradise.” This is the idea of vision as hallucination, a mystical third eye seeing into dimensions and(…)
I’ll be at Roulette tonight for some old-time experimental electro-acoustic music.
David Byrne and Brian Eno have a new record, available today. Perhaps it will be good. “My Life In The Bush of Ghosts” is decent enough — more on that later — but the free download song off the new record is decidedly ordinary. That probably would surprise a lot of people, but it shouldn’t,(…)