The Cold Tap Sings

the p-word

Category: Audio

BATMAN

When a song’s lyrics are a concrete poem.

Bat Macumba

Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba oh
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macum
Bat Macumba ê ê, Batman
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat
Bat Macumba ê ê, Ba
Bat Macumba ê ê
Bat Macumba ê
Bat Macumba
Bat Macum
Batman
Bat
Ba
Bat
Bat Ma
Bat Macum
Bat Macumba
Bat Macumba ê
Bat Macumba ê ê
Bat Macumba ê ê, Ba
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat
Bat Macumba ê ê, Batman
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macum
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba oh
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá
Bat Macumba ê ê, Bat Macumba obá

 

HAVING A DANCE WITH YOU

 

My favourite poem is now one of my favourite songs. Out on Permanent Vacation.

ECHOES

I’m delighted to announce that I will be collaborating with the musician Ed Hamilton on an audio-visual poem. Watch this s p a c e. For now, here’s a little taster of how it might read / sound.

Echoes

drones are chords
sdrone sar echord
dsdron esa rechor
rdsdro nes arecho
ordsdr one sarech
hordsd ron esarec
chords dro nesare
echord sdr onesar
rechor dsd ronesa
arecho rds drones
sarech ord sdrone
esarec hor dsdron
nesare cho rdsdro
onesar ech ordsdr
ronesa rec hordsd
drones are chords

THE BEST POEM I NEVER WROTE

FATHOM – SIMULTANEITY

Another snippet of Fathom.

More snippets here.