2013, Oct 24 — 27
Concerts, Discourse, Films
“The evil has no songs,” or so goes an old German saying. Yet an English saying contradicts this point of view: “The devil has all the best tunes.” More than any other art form, music seems to tend to romanticize violence, be it in gangsta-rap, death metal, mafia songs, the rembetiko, warrior songs, or old ballads in praise of murderers.
Odes to Violence, Death and Demons 2013, Oct 24, Thu — 2013, Oct 27, Sun