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). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2F8i9bZT3OU https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdhyq93wAeg 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

CURRENT 93 – The Great, Bloody and Bruised Veil of the World / Into the Menstrual Night I Go

Both songs are taken from Current 93's album Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre - The Broken Heart of Man (1993) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8X-w5DZUH2k https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIoZYK-ZUB4 The great, bloody and bruised veil of the worldThe great, bloody and bruised veil of the worldThe trees wave in EnglandThe streams flow in EnglandThe poor halt in EnglandThe poor heart of… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – The Great, Bloody and Bruised Veil of the World / Into the Menstrual Night I Go

CURRENT 93 – So: This Empire Is Nothing / This Shining Shining World

Both songs are taken from Current 93's album Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre - The Broken Heart of Man (1993). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eC121lSf3E8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3D3XMDS3Fco So: this Empire is nothingBefore me the green fields are stretched outThe broken body of a cat glows thereAnd the shimmering flies fallThis Empire is nothingI said "I guess this isn't real"This Empire… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – So: This Empire Is Nothing / This Shining Shining World

CURRENT 93 – Moonlight, You Will Say

I have seen this world as a great howl of painI have seen this world as a great ocean of bloodI have seen this world as the acme of sufferingI have seen this world as the great disappointmentI have seen this world as the great zero gapeIn which all our hopes flicker outGoodbye they say… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – Moonlight, You Will Say

CURRENT 93 – Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre – The Broken Heart of Man (1993)

Of Ruine or Some Blazing Starre - The Broken Heart of Man (1993) is an album by English one-man band Current 93. Although musically one of Current 93's gentlest albums it is also lyrically very dark, prominently featuring the motif of blood, menstrual and otherwise. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7_akk8HFM8 David Tibet states in the liner notes that all… Continue lendo CURRENT 93 – Of Ruine Or Some Blazing Starre – The Broken Heart of Man (1993)