This selection of musical expressions has acted a vessel for settling my nerves and has on many occasions cured my anxiety while crossing continents.
Forest Swords – Crow Beak> – The Gaol Them Are Us Too – Floor Massive Attack – Rush Minute Neurosis – Belief Farah – Law of Life Tricky – Black Steel Arca – Anoche Exploded View – Orlando Surachai – Leaning into Pain Chelsea Wolfe – Spun Soundwalk Collective – My Heart is Empty Lovage…
IN THE NIGHT I AM REAL DREXCIYA – Lost Vessel TRISOMIES 21 – Is Anybody Home? (Part 1) DARK DAY – Window CHROME – In A Dream SWELL MAPS – Full Moon In My Pocket THE GUN CLUB – My Dreams CRASS – Walls PRIMAL SCREAM – Detroit CRIME AND THE CITY SOLUTION – The Last Dictator 4 PSYCHIC TV – Just Drifting ROKY ERICKSON -…
“All artists are dear friends and have creatively collaborated with me. It’s a constant inspiration, hence ‘the noise in my head.'”
Here is a collection of songs that have impressed me one way or another over the past five years or so.
After perusing through all the recent “best albums” of the year I’ve seen being posted on various news outlets, I realized I have such a hard time finding new music because pop is considered the boundary pusher in contemporary music.
Several days ago I announced the closure of my eponymous label. But instead of dwelling on that, I want to share with you my deep passion for music, as a farewell of sorts. Not a sad one, but meaningful.
So, here are 13 songs I could live with on a desert island – or, better yet, in a fortress of solitude.
Here is the new section of our blog, where we invite people who have participated in StyleZeitgeist Magazine, whether as subject or contributor, to create their own mixtape. Fashion is often intertwined with music, so we thought why not? Our first mix is by Rick Owens. Rick contributed the flagship piece on his role models for volume one. Here is what he wrote about his mix,
THESE ARE SELECTIONS FROM MY FAVORITE PLAYLISTS ON MY IPHONE – “CRACKWHORE” FOR THE LOUD STUFF AND “FAG” FOR THE PIANO BAR STUFF.
IT ALL USED TO BE SISTERS OF MERCY AND WAGNER BUT NOW I CAN ONLY LISTEN TO MUSIC THAT’S SUPERFICIAL – EITHER BIG AND DUMB FOR THE GYM OR SUGAR SHOWTUNES FOR WORK.