lipstick

How Even a Loser Can Win Sometimes

Lorenzo Thomas - Al Green's Broken Heart (4'45"). Continuing the seventies theme of the past several days, a track from Thomas's reading on a double bill with Kathy Acker at the St. Mark's Poetry Project on 11 November 1978. Full reading here. Aldon Nielsen on Thomas here. The EPC page here, and Wikipedia here. • A shortened live version of the tune on YouTube (the three seconds around 1'02" are especially interesting).

Tracklist here. XML feed here. • Elsewhere on Third Factory: index, ensemble, nb.

Thursday -- 10 January 2008 -- permalink

The Lipstick of Noise is a product of the Third Factory • Inspired by the music blogs • And by Paul Blackburn's reel-to-reel deck. Intending to make good use of PENNSound and other sources of digital audio files of poetry • Comments welcomeXML.