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[Video] Swans – Mona Lisa, Mother Earth

I suppose some would call this The Swans’ ‘Joy Division’ phase. The album, The Burning World, showed a marked change in direction from a band who had previously sounded like the equivalent of a drunken brontosaurus stumbling into his cave after a healthy drinking binge (and yes, that’s a good thing). Since they reformed, their …

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[Video] SPK – The Garden Of Earthly Delights

SPK had an incredible beginning as one of the brutal first wave of Industrial Music, then dissolved into a dance mess with a couple of utterly forgettable albums. Their swansong, however, is about as sublime as Dead Can Dance was at their best. Zamia Lehmanni: Songs of Byzantine Flowers would be a bridgeway for Graeme …

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[Video] Current 93 – When The May Rain Comes

No May Day parade rubbish for me, thanks. Just a bit of apocalyptic folk to pass the beginning of the month. It’s hard for me to believe that it’s been 30 years since I first heard Current 93. David Tibet’s voice still sounds as spry and mystical as ever. Thanks to Thomas Bittner, who posted …

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