NURSE WITH WOUND – Lumb’s Sister [fvll albvm] (2014)

Nurse with Wound (abbreviated NWW) is the main recording name for British musician Steven Stapleton. Nurse with Wound was originally a band, formed in 1978 by Stapleton, John Fothergill and Heman Pathak. The band's work has explored genres such as industrial, noise, dark ambient, and drone. Their early recordings, all made quickly, were heavily… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Lumb’s Sister [fvll albvm] (2014)


FAILURE CIRCLE – Frozen Clinamen #4

Frozen Clinamen is a serie of works started by Failure Circle in autumn 2017. It follows a simple method inspired by the the possibilities of his no-input mixer set-up and the will to use a limited sound material in a posteriori compositions. All the sounds included in these works are recordings of moments that feature no human intervention. Frozen… Continue lendo FAILURE CIRCLE – Frozen Clinamen #4

DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)

Diamanda Galás's interpretation of Baudelaire's poem.From Saint of the Pit (1986) "The smile of the Buddha, that smile which overhangs the world, does not elucidate our faces. At best, we conceive happiness; never felicity, prerogative of civilizations based on the idea of salvation, on the refusal to savor one’s sufferings, to revel in them;… Continue lendo DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)

DIAMANDA GALÁS & JOHN PAUL JONES – Skótoseme (studio/live)

The Sporting Life (1994) is an album by singer Diamanda Galás and multi-instrumentalist John Paul Jones, released by Mute. John Paul Jones and Diamanda Gala collaboration for the Sporting Life LP. Here the band plays on the John Stewart show. I am guessing this is in the last few months of 1994.

DIAMANDA GALÁS – Saint of the Pit [The Tube] (1986)

Diamanda Galás (born August 29, 1955) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, visual artist, and soprano. She has campaigned for AIDS education and the rights of the infected. Galás's commitment to addressing social issues and her involvement in collective action has made her concentrate on themes such as AIDS, mental illness, despair, loss of dignity,… Continue lendo DIAMANDA GALÁS – Saint of the Pit [The Tube] (1986)

CURRENT 93 – The Cloud of Unknowing / Dormition and Dominion

Both songs are taken from Current 93's album Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre - The Broken Heart of Man (1993). The Cloud of Unknowing (Middle English: The Cloude of Unknowyng) is an anonymous work of Christian mysticism written in Middle English in the latter half of the 14th century. The text is… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – The Cloud of Unknowing / Dormition and Dominion

NURSE WITH WOUND – Wisecrack / Brained

For almost forty years Steven Stapleton and friends have been sculpting dramatic dream worlds for our exploration and delectation. On the eve of headlining this weekend’s Tusk Festival in Newcastle, UK, we take a quick ride through the stellar Stapleton system to skim the surface of ten of Nurse With World’s key releases.THE QUIETUS – Russell… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Wisecrack / Brained

NURSE WITH WOUND – Bearded Lady / Glory Hole

Among the old gods of industrial music, Nurse With Wound reign over the dreamworld. While Throbbing Gristle and Whitehouse often bludgeoned listeners with lyrics that captured real-life horrors, Steve Stapleton’s haunted tape-loop collages infect the subconscious before dissolving like nightmares. A painter first, Stapleton’s greatest inspirations are Dada and surrealism. Like Dalí, he draws directly from dreams, and his ability to… Continue lendo NURSE WITH WOUND – Bearded Lady / Glory Hole

THE LOCUST – Teenage Mustache (live @ Hellfest 2003)

The Locust is an American hardcore punk band from San Diego, California, known for their mix of grindcore aggression and new wave experimentation. Want to stay young?Well abort now.Otherwise you'regoing to makeA great dead cop.Bet you think you are going to change colorStanding there on all four feetGetting licked like a lollipop.

GLITCH: A Film About Circuit Bending

Circuit bending is the creative, chance-based customization of the circuits within electronic devices such as low-voltage, battery-powered guitar effects, children's toys and digital synthesizers to create new musical or visual instruments and sound generators. Emphasizing spontaneity and randomness, the techniques of circuit bending have been commonly associated with noise music, though many more conventional… Continue lendo GLITCH: A Film About Circuit Bending