Lecture in language


Algiers (USA/GBR)

Music defiance of today world’s turbulences

„Regardless of how brutal and cynical the world is, you have to believe something. Void is deadly and void is maintained with a fine force. I believe that things can change. And I believe that’s magic. There must be a glimmer of hope“

A radical transatlantic gospel-rock manifest for the dark times. Presumably the most aggressive music defiance of today world’s turbulences. Algiers represent a barometer of deep civil frustration of Brexit, Trump, the rise of racial violence, political populism and crypto-fascism, divided societies and the loss of solid ground under our feet.

They sound like an alarm siren without having to talk of the devil: their music is based on contemporary and historical experiences, it burns with questions and refers to literature, philosophy and More…