O Arranca Corações # 450 – “Anamorphosis”

“… an iconological analysis that can range freely, with no fear of birder guards… by taking pains to illuminate one single obscurity, can cast light on great and universal evolutionary processes in all… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 449 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

“June Solstice” Ep. 449: 20th June 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Midsommar, still. 01 Coil – Summer Substructures; 02 Embla Quickbeam – annwn; 03 Blodeuedd – Song for Gwydion; 04 Thighpaulsandra – Psilocybin at Pen Crug Melyn; 05 Our glassie Azoth –… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 449 – “June Solstice”

[  We’re going under / We’re going under / By the water (river) We’re sold inside / We’re going so near/ We are soul song / We are soul/ We are sol-di-ers/ We’re… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 448 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

 “La Velata” Ep. 448: 13th June 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Antonio de Saliba, Virgin Annunciate. 01 Alejandro Jodorowsky – Acentos de Guitarras Teatrales; 02 Coil – Windowpane; 03 Coil – Melotron Song (Amber Rain Demo); 04 Boy Harsher… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 448 – “La Velata”

“The cause is hidden. The effect is visible to all.” ― Ovid   Raphael, La Velata (detail).   Ep. 448: Sunday, 13th June at 01:00 AM (GMT+00:00) Featuring: Alejandro Jodorowsky; Arca; Boy Harsher; Coil;… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 447 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

 “Every Day, A Stranger” Ep. 447: 6th June 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Of Desire, Julien Pacaud. 01 Lingua Ignota – Wicked Game; 02 Lingua Ignota – Woe to All (ON THE DAY OF MY WRATH); 03 the body… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 447 – “Every Day, A Stranger”

[  Sometimes when I get up and emerge from the mists of slumber, my whole room hurts, my whole bedroom. The view from the window hurts. Kids go to school. People go shopping.… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 446 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

 “Mirror of Mirror Dreams” Ep. 446: 30th May 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Zoroaster (Ms-2-27, Biblioteca Hortis, vol.1, p. 4). 01 Khanate – Dead; 02 Ginnungagap – Aurgelmir; 03 ÄÄNIPÄÄ – Toward All Thresholds; 04 Teeth of Lions Rule… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 446 – “Mirror of Mirror Dreams”

[ … a dream world, a world of magic and ritual, yet there are images there of the burning cars and radar systems, which remind you there is a price to be paid… Continue reading

Acto de Fe presidido por Santo Domingo de Guzmán

Pedro Berruguete, Acto de Fe presidido por Santo Domingo de Guzmán, 1495. O afã dominicano na queima dos heréticos. Deparei-me com a referência a esta pintura durante a leitura da edição norte-americana da… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 445 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

“Toward All Thresholds” Ep. 445: 23rd May 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Odilon Redon, Saint George and the Dragon, oil on canvas 1908. 01 Lingua Ignota – In Tongues (Prelude); 02 Teeth of Lions Rule the Divine –… Continue reading

Crusoe’s confessions

[  My father, a wise and grave man, gave me serious and excellent counsel against what he foresaw was my design. He called me one morning into his chamber, where he was confined… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 445 – “Toward All Thresholds”

“Life itself is an exile. The way home is not the way back.” ― Colin Wilson Pinckney Marcius-Simons, The Demon’s Vision, oil on canvas, c 1900. Ep. 445: Sunday, 23rd May at 01:00 AM… Continue reading

O ARRANCA CORAÇÕES # 444 (PODCAST VIA MIXCLOUD)

“Soften Our Evil Hearts” Ep. 444: 16th May 2021 – via MIXCLOUD Benjamin Creme, Solar Angel, lithograph, circa 1970s. 01 Chromatics – Cherry; 02 Preterite – Broken sea; 03 Nadja – Faith (The Cure Cover); 04 Lingua Ignota –… Continue reading

O Arranca Corações # 444 – “Soften Our Evil Hearts”

[  Most glorious and holy lightFaithful servant and friend of ChristMost glorious and holy lightBow before unending night  ] ― Lingua Ignota“ Faithful Servant Friend of Christ”, (album: “Caligula”, 2019)   Sofia Bassi,… Continue reading