Minimalist, dark and heavy-techno from the L.I.E.S. Jealous God and Semantica affiliate. Straight outta Napoli, it’s techno butcher Domenico Crisci. Designed to decimate, the four tracks phase into and out of structure, utilising simple means to devastating effect and offering almost no rest as they rush forward, hungry for blood.
“Medieval interpretations focused on the diagnostic potential of the bird: if it looks into the face of a sick person, the person will live; if it looks away, the person will die. This is compatible with the idea that the Caladrius’ look draws the sickness into itself; the bird is then said to fly up to the sun, where the disease is burned up and destroyed.”