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[PG.LOST] Oscillate

This is PG.LOST’s Oscillate  — the band’s latest LP packed to the gills with pure drama and catharsis. Their fifth overall and first effort since 2016’s much lauded Versus, Oscillate leans on an instrumental approach and while their keen understanding oftension/release may warrant comparison to the likes of MONO, Explosions in the…

[Alpha Hopper]

Formed in Buffalo, New York in 2014, Alpha Hopper creates a frenetic stew of guitar-driven rock'n'roll with ingredients from punk, hardcore, noise rock, and no-wave.

Larisa Shepitko’s “The Ascent”: An Archaic Iconography

The Ascent draws on “the great ‘storehouse’ of those images and symbols without which there is no ‘great tradition’ transmitted from generation to generation.” The film’s narrative imitates the events of the Passion, but, what is perhaps more important, it appropriates the iconography of its depiction in Western art.

What Occurs at Night time by Peter Cameron

Humorous and haunting, gothic and dazzling—What Occurs at Night time is a novel in contrast to something you’ve ever learn. Referred to as “astonishing” (Michael Cunningham) and “thrillingly mysterious and gorgeously written” (Sigrid Nunez), it’s a spellbinding Franz Kafka-Wes Anderson story a…

Prostitute, writer, feminist: Grisélidis Réal

Prostitute, writer, artist, trafficker, convict, feminist: Grisélidis Réal was an eternal cursed lover. Correspondence and interviews make it possible to (re) discover this figure of the literature.

Subway poems

What is a subway poem? I write subway poems from time to time. This poem is one of them. Do you want to know what a subway poem is? Let’s say the answer is yes. So here’s what a subway…

Extract from ‘A Season with Verona’

Incanto Hellas Verona vinci per noi! I still remember my amazement when I first heard myself shouting those words. “Hellas Verona, win for us.” It’s a kind of liturgy. Next you yell: Hellas Verona segni per noi! I yell it with…

Alberto Savinio – Tragedy of Childhood

Childhood — a continuous wave of revolution, systematically crushed by those reactionaries, the “grown ups.” A tireless revolution and never disappointed, because it has no inkling of the defeat in store for it. The rear guard does not see the…

Bataille

The Wolves Amongst the Flower by Bataille An Atlanta band to throw dirt in your eye with the mix of post punk and noise rock. The band is based on the writings of Georges Bataille, and the band speaks by quoting philosophers…