Killing in the name of The Suicide of Western Culture

Emilio Mola, a Nationalist general during the Spanish Civil War, told a journalist in 1936 that as his four columns of troops approached Madrid, he had a “fifth column” of supporters inside the city would support him and undermine the Republican government from within. Sergi Soley has made this poignant video for “Beware of the…

No Tamikrest for the wicked

This is the excellent new video – ‘Wainan Adobat’ – from Mali’s Tamikrest, it’s taken from the forthcoming album ‘Kidal’ which will be released on St. Patrick’s Day on Glitterbeat Records. The band say “Our new album is the music of defiance, of hope. It’s rock’n’roll from the Sahara, the sound of the Tuareg dream,…

Now you seeme now you don’t

Here’s a beautiful pop song called “miracle” from Poland’s seeme. I think it’s her debut, my Polish isn’t great (to put it mildly) – I love the vocals and the keyboards/electronics are spiffing. A pretty good way to start! I’m looking forward to hearing and seeing more from seeme. SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 6 SWIT…