Spoken-word fusion? Heartfelt yet flippant, arrogant and humble? Well, if you’re trying to find how to do it best, you need to start with Lenny Bruce. Here he mixes in beat poetry, comedy, lounge jazz and doggerel rhyme in this version of All Alone.
Archive for November 16, 2012
So, we’re not going to lie. We were so fascinated by Clayton Cubitt‘s erotic fusion of high and low art in his Hysterical Literature series that we featured earlier. So we did some further… Let’s call it “research”. If you’re familiar with the art form, Hysterical Literature is a series […]
Every bit as good as the original vid. Helps to address some of the issues around the “blackface disrespects black culture” claims conjured up by the original music video, without going out of its way to respond to them. Sure, Die Antwoord are fetishising their African roots, which is a […]
The media get a lot of stick, largely for being apologist stooge toadies of the neoliberal capitalist establishment and the voice of exploitive right-wing oppression worldwide. So, it’s fun to see them getting utterly cancelled live on camera by vigilante citizens, and the slow, vengeful hand of karma. We dedicate […]