Love Will Tear Us Apart

If you play all these videos one by one, watching each video consecutively without a break, you may feel depressed and deranged. If you play all these videos at once, a chorus is created and if you join the noise that part of you that you thought destroyed feels restored. If you put your hand to your heart as you sing you can actually feel the healing vibrations pulsate.

You can also play one video with another. I really like the pairing of The Swan’s with Bjork. And I put in Ian Curtis in the background to give context. Beautiful!

love will tear us apart

love will tear us apart

love will tear us apart

love will tear us apart

love will tear us apart

love will tear us apart

Remember, Magick is/n’t Simple!

I hated Seattle until I heard KHV (Katherine Hepurn’s Voice)

I followed my friends down the stairs to a basement in a house on the North edge of Seattle’s central district. Inside it was dark and muggy. It wasn’t a punk-rock house, or a DIY collective. It was a fairly regular looking house, but people in their twenties seemed to live there. I think it was a going away party for Seth Sugar (Wilde Turkey), who was moving to NYC. I always liked his music and enjoyed his company, so I figured this show would be worth something or other. Still, I can be grim. My friends who had taken me usually liked good music, but had taken me to more than one show that left me trying to figure out which hurt more; my head, my feet, or my sad, withering heart. I was not having a good time living in Seattle in late 07. However, this would end up being one of the only really great experiences that happened in the months before I left. To my delight, KHV (Katherine Hepurn’s Voice) filled my head with ideas, my feet with morphine and my heart with another soft red spot, waiting to be punctured when the show was over. Yes, I liked it.

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