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Song by Song

Dec 11, 2019

A third week with David & Callum brings Sam & Martin to the end of The Black Rider album, although we reach back to much earlier in the play. Ideas of carnival celebrations in a British context are compared to the American funfair/freakshow image, and we take a bit of time to think about the ideology of the play and album in general.

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Music extracts used for illustrative/review purposes include:
Carnival, The Black Rider, Tom Waits (1993)
Good Morning, recorded on the drag during UK Panorama 2017, Endurance Steel Orchestra/Peter Ram (2017)

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