Farmer in the City – SCOTT WALKER

Haunting, sublime, beautiful Scott Walker (R.I.P.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AxPDr8MzkQk Do I hear 21, 21, 21?I'll give you 21, 21, 21Do I hear 21, 21, 21?I'll give you 21, 21, 21 This night you are mistakenI'm a farmer in the cityDark farm houses 'gainst the skyEvery night I must wonder whyHarness on the left nailKeeps wrinkling, wrinklingThen higher … Continuar lendo Farmer in the City – SCOTT WALKER

The Day the Conducator Died (an Xmas song) – Scott Walker

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8YE2BeiQyt0 I am nurturant Compassionate, caring Not so much Very much I am out-going Socially active Not so much Very much My ideal partner Should be assertive Not so much Very much And nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire And nobody waited for fire Nobody waited for fire Nobody … Continuar lendo The Day the Conducator Died (an Xmas song) – Scott Walker

Tar – Scott Walker

Sick! Insane! Beautiful! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RtyadMfQclI [Verse 1] Flat nose whistle goes up ahead Up ahead on the El Greco grunt [Chorus 1] God creates man and then animals Bilge! God creates animals and then man Jackaroo in the slew Let its tinnitustic needles sew back shadow [Verse 2] She holds a baby made of towels all … Continuar lendo Tar – Scott Walker

Jolson & Jones – Scott Walker

Scott Walker: musically "sick", gone mad, beautiful, magnanimous, diabolic, sublime. One of ours... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fJ0_uWjMfk As the grossness of spring lolls its head against the window As the grossness of spring lolls its bloodshot head Curare! Curare! Curare! Brogue cries from the street Curare! Curare! As the grossness of spring rose A tumor balloon to squeak … Continuar lendo Jolson & Jones – Scott Walker

Scott Walker, musical monster

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2t7WjdOIV6g Nose holes caked in black cocaine Pow! Pow! No one holds a match to your skin No dupe No chiming A way off miles off No needle through a glove Famine is a tall tower A building left in the night Jesse are you listening? It casts its ruins in shadows Under Memphis moonlight … Continuar lendo Scott Walker, musical monster

Scott Walker: as assombrações de um homem do século 30 — Máquina de Escrever

https://www.youtube.com/embed/zIJzTWk6bSw?version=3&rel=1&fs=1&autohide=2&showsearch=0&showinfo=1&iv_load_policy=1&wmode=transparent Do ‘teen star’ americano dos anos 50 ao autor de discos que revelaram outras dimensões para a sua voz no final dos anos 60, dos Walker Brothers ao visionário que assinou discos tão cativantes como perturbantes nos últimos 35 anos, Scott Walker parte aos 76 anos e deixa a obra de alguém que procurou … Continuar lendo Scott Walker: as assombrações de um homem do século 30 — Máquina de Escrever

Scott Walker, monstro musical

It’s not God, it’s Pain that enjoys the advantages of ubiquity. (Cioran) Desde a morte de Leonard Cohen (1934-2016), há mais ou menos 3 anos, eu não lamentei tanto a morte de um ídolo musical. Este ano, em 22 de março, foi a vez de Scott Walker (1943-2019) partir desta para uma melhor, como se diz. … Continuar lendo Scott Walker, monstro musical