The excellent Jimmy Cauty, artist and part-time funeral director, has a new show on, a container that visits your local deprived area.
“Four deserted Tower Blocks
Traces of a mythical tribe
A dark fable for our times…”
I love the phrase 'painstakingly vandalised'.
You want weird? We got weird: Tibor Szemző sets Wittgenstein’s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus to music - I was astonished by how listenable it is, quite lovely.
Trust me, you cannot leave 2020 and the influence of the Great Conjunction without witnessing these chaps talking TO ACTUAL GODS! Including Aion, Enochian spirits and Carl Jung.
Continuing Brigantia's IOT and ME series, we have the excellent Nikki Wyrd!
Very few artists have succeeded in bringing Lovecraft's tales up to date and yet retaining their cosmic terror. This does it. Starting with Charles Dexter Ward, then The Whisperer in Darkness and then The Shadow Over Innsmouth this is the story of two podcasters who investigate some weird occurrences and... well, get themselves into all sorts of trouble. Very strongly recommended for terrifying winter nights.
For those of you who missed Ian Read's recent interview, the video version was taken down due to some technical issues but the audio is here.
Read Duncan Barford's excellent essays on the HGA, on Art, on Meditation and other stuff.
TINFOIL HAT WATCH
Julian Vayne talking good common sense about Qanon here.
And Erik Davis and others put a nice twist on it - Nerd Immunity. Basically, if you’ve been conned by garbage such as Qanon, then you may be as thick as two short planks, but you may simply be massively under-educated. Nobody studies history any more. Become a history nerd and - get Nerd Immunity to believing crap!
I'm not doing a full Conspiracy Bollocks this issue, but I can't resist a nice big winter portion of schadenfreude
over this creep
, a Republican politician who endorsed the Qanon LARP, getting arrested for child porn. Cui bono
So as not to end this seasonal issue standing in a puddle of sewage, here's a new free publication about the divine William Blake.
See you on the other side!