you will never understand how it feels to live your life
with no meaning or control and with nowhere left to go
you are amazed that they exist
and they burn so bright whilst you can only wonder why
you’ll never live like common people
you’ll never do whatever common people do
you’ll never fail like common people
you’ll never watch your life slide out of view
and then dance and drink and screw
because there’s nothing else to do.
though several other musicians began the track playing, george clinton soon realized how powerful hazel’s solo was and faded them out so that the focus would be on eddie’s guitar.
critics have described the solo as “lengthy, mind-melting” and “an emotional apocalypse of sound.” - all music guide to rock: the definitive guide to rock, pop, and soul, 2002.
detail from annunciation, 1961, mati klarwein.
work used on the front cover of abraxas by santana, 1970.
ocean colour scene by tony briggs & ian snowball
or maybe because they don’t have a rationality that humans do not use.
"do animals have less fear because they live without words"
Elias Canetti: The Human Province (1973)
oh lord, indeed!
mind the orange socks, just drop dead perfect.