Alex Franquelli
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Alex Franquelli is a freelance journalist and writer. He focuses on Mongolia and North-East Asian politics and ethnomusicology. Find him on twitter @alexfranquelli

Reviews // 32 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Dan Trueman: Nostalgic Synchronic | 18 Nov 2015 // 8:05 PM

The notes slip into unpredictable colours, the moods change in a rapid display of pleasant precariousness, but the sound remains rooted to a core that is unchanging and easily identifiable throughout the record.

Sunn O))) + Phurpa: London - 18 August 2015 | 1 Sep 2015 // 5:00 AM

This is an uninterrupted, dynamic journey to the purity of sound, to decomposition, rather than its opposite, to the destruction of music in the search of silence


Beyond the Redshift: Is This the End for Cult of Luna? | 1 May 2014 // 2:51 AM

Swedish post-metallers bid us farewell. Maybe.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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