WHITE, RUTH - FLOWERS OF EVIL (LP)


second edition, only 300 on transparent colour. "the setting of a set of poems by charles baudelaire to electronic instrumentation & vocal treatments, as realized by ms. ruth white in mid-1969. a sampling of any of the text(s) below (baudelaire was heavy, man...) should tip you to just how creepy & dark the vibes emanating from within this record are exactly. ms. white's posessed monotone-through-echoplex-through-vclfo-gate throughout is just bone-chilling, her howling synth & noise backdrops so perfectly capturing the "southern" essence of the text that it's hard to believe that these poems weren't conceived in the era they were realized here (the just pre-altamont "downer" hippie zenith), but in fact in the middle of the 19th century! certainly a creel pone more on the psych-end of things, but nonetheless a bizarre and terrifying vision into futures past-future that should speak to the inner satanist. those who felt the "doomy" waves warping out of the warren jepson creel pone should follow suit herein..." (creel pone 2006 info)
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in stock | FR| 2013| BLACK MASS RISING | 26.90


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