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Tag: Modern Classical

3AM Eternal: Steve Reich, It’s Gonna Rain (1965)

A haunting, disturbing, difficult, yet important work of modern minimalism and composition.

3AM Eternal: In The Nursery “Elegy” (1987)

In the late 1980s, I¬†fell in love with the music of the brothers Humberstone¬†and their modern classical style; though they were a far cry from the industrial brethren found on US label Wax Trax!, their music fell quite in line with my then-budding 4AD obsession. It didn’t hurt that their music often came housed in… Read More ›