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Killing Joke: In Cythera

This one took a bit longer to write than I thought it would. I wrote a few sentences last night. I then wrote the bulk a few hours ago and finished it off a few minutes ago. I don’t think … Continue reading

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Baroness: The Sweetest Curse

For this one I went more for describing what was happening with the music. Before starting this I was looking to do something that wasn’t one thing the whole way through. “The Sweetest Curse” does shift a bit, but (other … Continue reading

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Yoshitaka Hirota: The Fate ~ Cluster Amaryllis

I think I was trying to both describe the song as well as the imagery and I think it led to this being clunky. In part I that chunkiness is due to this being written over one listen with a … Continue reading

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Rei Kondoh: The Sun Rises

With this I was trying to articulate the feelings and imagery more than how the song progressed. Despite familiarity with the song it took two listens and I’m not sure as to how successful I was. Rei Kondoh’s (近藤 嶺) … Continue reading

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Blind Idiot God: Thunderhead

This was written over one listen. I’m kind of surprised that I got this much out of it as “Thunderhead” moves quickly and is quite relentless. Maybe it was due to familiarity with the song from listening to it a … Continue reading

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Masashi Hamauzu: Besaid

I think with this one I was trying to describe what was happening in the song whilst also trying to get across the associated imagery. I’m not sure if being familiar with the song and its context is a good … Continue reading

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Godflesh: Be God

One listen, but with a couple of pauses to catch up. I don’t think I’ve quite captured the song here. There’s a lot I could write about it, but you could say that about a lot of music. However, I … Continue reading

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Big Dead: First/Last

Once more written over one listen. However, there were a few words added after the song finished. This is a bit messy which probably is to be expected, considering most of my writing. I think I captured the sense of … Continue reading

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Anamanaguchi: Helix Nebula

I heard “Helix Nebula” a while ago and managed to get my hands on it. Only isten to it on occasion as it’s a song that I forget about then remember and play again. Well, that is until the last … Continue reading

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Sophia: Desert Song No. 2

Another Sophia song (previous one here), but instead of being from As We Make Our Way (Unknown Harbours), this one is from People Are Like Seasons. It also is included on As We Make Our Way (The Live Recordings) (a review … Continue reading

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