In this episode of Between Birds of Prey we will make a musical reflection on blindness and vision, taking inspiration from José Saramago’s book “Blindness”.

“I don’t think we did go blind, I think we are blind, blind but seeing, blind people who can see, but do not see.” – José Saramago, Blindness

The audio and playlist are as following:

  1. Robert Rich & Brian Lustmord – Synergistic Perceptions (Stalker)
  2. Beyond Sensory Experience – Hold Your Breath And Close Your Eyes (Pursuit Of Pleasure)
  3. My Dying Bride – Of Sorry Eyes in March (Evinta)
  4. Far Black Furlong – Icy Solstice Eye (John Barleycorn Reborn)
  5. Steve Roach – In The Eyes Of Noche (Projekt 200)
  6. Loveliescrushing – Your Eyes Immaculate (Projekt 200)
  7. Ulver – In the Kingdom of the Blind the One-Eyed are Kings (The Lotus Eaters – A Tribute To Dead Can Dance)
  8. Brendan Perry – I Must Have Been Blind (Eye of the Hunter)
  9. Dead Can Dance – I Can See Now (Box Set CD 3)
  10. Black Happy Day – Be Thou My Vision (In the Garden of Ghostflowers)
  11. The Walkabouts – And She Closed Her Eyes (Train Leaves At Eight)
  12. Andrey Kiritchenko – Persistent Visions (Misterrious)
  13. David Nevue – Be Thou My Vision
  14. Fabrizio Paterlini – Silent eyes (Now)
  15. Sophie Hutchings – Shadowed (Night Sky)
  16. Luigi Rubino – Voice In The Eyes (A Theme For The Moon)
  17. Peter Broderick – Eyes Closed and Travelling (Glimmer)
  18. Evan Abeele – vi. The Light Takes Us… (Lineage E.P.)
  19. Nest – A Winternight Visage (Woodsmoke)
  20. Hagalaz Runedance – Your World in my Eyes (Volven)
  21. Hagalaz Runedance – The Home That I Will Never See (The Winds That Sang Of Midgard’s Fate)
  22. Rome – Une Autre Vision (Berlin)
  23. Rudi Arapahoe – I Close My Eyes And Float To The Ceiling (Echoes From One To Another)
  24. Library Tapes – Fading Lights And Distant Memories (Feelings for Something Lost)
  25. Library Tapes – When We No Longer Are Around To Write Our Love On Each Others Eyelids (Feelings for Something Lost)

Between Birds of Prey #145 – Blindness.mp3

Between Birds of Prey #145 – Blindness.cue

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