I’m glad that this year ALFA MUSIC released Ryuichi Sakamoto’s 1980 album B-2 Unit (remastered version). Though a bit younger than the artist’s debut solo album Thousand Knives (1978), it has a long history comparable to that of the Sony Walkman: almost 40 years!
Vintage electronic music could be interesting and worth a listen.
Many thanks to photographer Rajmy Sayavong for capturing the immense autumn beauty of Red Hill Valley. Though 12,000+km away from home at this moment, I am not missing out on the brilliance. Thank you for letting me share your works on my own site, too!
The celebration was all but a forbidding cult event.
I can’t afford a drone. Instead, I wish to make hundreds, if not thousands, of paper airplanes with words “Respect Innocent People” written on one side and the abbreviation on the other, to be flown to the White House equivalent. This would be my way to extend heartfelt wishes to an obnoxious dictator on his birthday.
The imminent “celebration” can’t be more weird and creepy. People are muted, and demons loud.
Cross the world four times. First, in your teens or 20s, as soon as you’re ready to take it all in. See it all, and learn. Get involved. Stay up all night talking with strangers, everywhere. Kiss and fall and promise to them all. Make lots of mistakes. …