LD & the New Criticism
Reviews // 2 Articles
//Reviews

LD & the New Criticism: Amoral Certitudes
13 Aug 2008 // 5:56 PM

C'est n'est pas un chanson, the caption should read in this post-absurdist meditation on pop and confessional lyricism. LD Beghtol, like his sometime collaborator Stephin Merritt, writes songs and comments on them at the same time.

LD & the New Criticism: Tragic Realism
30 Nov 2005 // 5:00 PM

If a cathartic set of silly breakup anthems that usually result in the death of one or more parties sounds like your cup of tea, LD is here to help.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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