Archive for the Ballardesque Category

I am the Concrete Island

Posted in Ballardesque, Musik on 20. Oktober 2012 by floatingisle

He spoke aloud, a priest officiating at the eucharist of his own body.

“ I am the island“

The air shed its light.

– J.G. Ballard „Concrete Island“

Scenes of the Future II

Posted in Ballardesque, Musik on 23. Dezember 2011 by floatingisle

Scenes of the Future I

Posted in Ballardesque, Musik on 18. Dezember 2011 by floatingisle

Lessons in Solipsism (Sisters of Mercy – Tribute)

Posted in Ballardesque, Musik on 3. Juni 2011 by floatingisle

You cannot prove that I am wrong

for I will never dream of you again.

– this song contains fragments of the sophisticated, leading and beloved „dreams of chihuahuas“

Neon Signs

Posted in Ballardesque, Musik with tags , on 28. Januar 2011 by floatingisle

Neon signs are the electified, luminous tubes that transpose the themes of paleolithis cave paintings into the world of today. Yet they seem to warn the pedestrian by yelling „Look out, brother“. They gather the hunters and banish the wild creature by exposing the gift of the son of Iapethus and Themis: Fire!