Tag: despair

Between Birds of Prey #166 – Suicide

As a tribute to Ian Curtis, 35 years after his death by suicide, today we have an episode that makes a musical reflection on the causes and consequences of suicide. Dmitri Shostakovich – Adagio (Le Suicidé) (Sinfonia n.º 14, Op. 135) Maria Callas – La Gioconda – Suicidio! (Platinum Collection) Giacomo Puccini – Un bel dì, vedremo…


Between Birds of Prey #154 – Dystopian Reality

In this episode we will remember the works of Eric Arthur Blair, who used the pen name George Orwell, specially his most famous book: “1984”. With this in mind, today’s episode will be a journey into a dystopian reality. George Orwell – Power is not a means… (1984) Sturmfuhrer – Sturmfuhrer (Eisenmutter) Arditi – Marching on to…


Between Birds of Prey #134 – The Cell

In this episode we will tread the fine line between sanity and insanity musically following the life of a man closed in a cell. The audio and playlist are as following: Coph Nia ; Mindspawn – Night In The Key Of Madness (Erotomechaniks) Henrik ‘Nordvargr’ Björkk – Henrik Nordvargr Björkk Vs. Kenji Siratori – Corpse City…


Between Birds of Prey #107 – The Entropy Within

In this episode we will follow a man’s hopeless fight with its inner entropy. It’s a certain defeat that will most likely end in madness… Without further ado here is the playlist and audio for this episode: Dark Muse – Disorder (Sounds from Beyond the Silver Wheel) Megaptera – Disturbance (The Curse of the Scarecrow)…