Thursday, July 10, 2014
"Fueled by the belief that through these musical and mental processes illumination is attainable"
So this is a video of a soprano gorgeously belting out the words to Lester Bangs' famously brilliant review of Astral Weeks while a pianist pounds away in the background. I shit you not; every word of what I typed is true. When I consider all the Astral Weeks-inspired things I have stumbled across in the many years I have hunted for Astral Weeks-inspired things, this video likely claims a pair of top prizes: "Most Peculiar" and "Most Original."