Viscera (LP, 2011) is out now on cd, double vinyl and mp3 via Rune Grammofon . This album has received some absolutely wonderful reviews ! “Viscera” is set in the body. The songs are stories of flesh and travelling, both sensual and provocative. I wanted to make free music, without a conceptual framework, but realised after recording the album that all the songs deal with travelling in one way or another.
A recent Synconation post about hip-hop’s place in the pantheon of poetry got me thinking about the many forms of the genre. The wordsmiths are the first to be lauded as poets, but what about those musically adventurous souls that explore the poetry of the form with mouths firmly shut. Here’s a top five dedicated to the lyric-less purveyors of this most modern poetic form. What did we miss? Who did we snub? Well, bring it on witchyobadself and comment below!