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Brooklyn’s Prince Rama: The Band that Talks to Ghosts

Early in 2012, Redefine proprietor Vivian Hua and I decided to do a series of interviews focusing on musicians who drew from esoteric spiritual pursuits for inspiration. It seemed like a good idea at the time, but what we ran into is that we don’t actually know of, or personally know too many of these musicians, so it didn’t get very far. The other thing we ran into was that a few people agreed to talk to us and then completely bailed when they saw the weird shit we were going to ask them. What the fuck are you going to do?

Fortunately for us, we did manage to chat with Brooklyn’s Prince Rama, whose Taraka Larson used to intern with Paul Laffoley strangely enough, and they pretty much knocked the ball out of the park. It was also another one of those odd witchery situations, because I talked to them after their show, but the recording was mysteriously inaudible.… Read the rest

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M83: ‘We Own the Sky’

Forgive me if you’ve seen this before. I normally only schedule odd, artsy videos during the wee hours, but ‘We Own the Sky’ is one of the best tracks from French dreampop/electronic/shoegaze/something band M83′s album “Saturdays=Youth” and, well, it’s Saturday – the last one of 2012. Get out there and enjoy it.

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