Them Two – Am I A Good Man
Twin Babies That Haven’t Yet Realised They Are Born
So amazingly beautiful…
I tend to keep my ego in my back pocket just in case I need it to beat the shit out of someone with.
—Chris Albrecht, CEO of Starz.
Shout out to rogue film-director, Werner Herzog, whose work I have been studying of late and whose voice and passionate message has shone through in interviews, inspiring me to strive towards making as well as devouring ‘mature’ art, be it film, poetry or whatever feels truly and deeply important to me as a human being.
“In the face of the obscene, explicit malice of the jungle, which lacks only dinosaurs as punctuation, I feel like a half-finished, poorly expressed sentence in a cheap novel.”
The flower is the mind; the seed is the technique.
—Zeami Motokiyo (1363-1443)
Sepultura | Angel (Massive Attack Cover)
Someone shared this recently, I forget who or where but I only just got around to listening to it cause I was intrigued at the idea of a death metal (not a genre I’m all over) band covering a classic trip-hop and now I can’t stop listening to it. Definitely resonates with a little project I’m currently developing.
Imagination allows us to conceive of delightful future possibilities, pick the most amazing one, and pull the present forward to meet it.
J-Live | Not Listening
Easily some of the best Hip-Hop I’ve heard in a long, long time. J-Live calls out the whole industry with ease and finesse. And I can relate.
Drop by drop, against our will, sadness falls on the heart and creates wisdom through the awful grace of god.
—Aeschylus (525 B.C - 456 B.C)
Grover Washington | Trouble Man