Beach House - Saturn Song - featuring sounds of Saturn recorded during the Voyager 1 & 2 space probes.
Daniel Fichelscher with Florian Fricke (at piano).
May 1974 recording sessions for Einsjager & Siebenjager.
Happy Birthday Daniel Fichelscher! (March 7)
Einsjager & Siebenjager is an album filled to the brim with beautiful golden springtime guitar textures!
omggggg i can’t
The way I feel most days.
On June 11th 1963, Thích Quảng Đức, a Vietnamese Buddhist monk, sat down in the middle of a busy intersection in Saigon, covered himself in gasoline and he then ignited a match, and set himself on fire. Đức burned to death in a matter of minutes, and he was immortalized in a famous photograph taken by a reporter who was in Vietnam in order to photograph the war. All those who saw this spectacle were taken by the fact that Duc did not make a sound while burning to death. Đức was protesting President Ngô Đình Diệm’s administration for oppressing the Buddhist religion.
I was waiting for this to come up on my dash. You also can’t forget that his whole body burned, but his heart remained intact and did not burn.
I feel as if I am falling into the depths of an abyss from which I will never return. Numbness and despair beset me from all sides. I would like to believe but I cannot. Suicidal thoughts creep slowly towards my powerlessness. I’ve spent this long winter saving money. Towards what end? I cannot care about anything anymore. My apathy confounds me. I long for oblivion. Yet I still clutch at the earth. Love me, I silently gasp. But there is no response—only the hollow echo of my own voice. Will I be lost in this limbo for the rest of my life? Will someone bring a lantern to light my darkness? I can no longer see the road which winds out of this maze. There is someone on the path, far away, who could guide me. But I cannot find them. And so the shadows descend………