“Cut a chrysalis open, and you will find a rotting caterpillar. What you will never find is that mythical creature, half caterpillar, half butterfly, a fit emblem of the human soul, for those whose cast of mind leads them to seek such emblems. No, the process of transformation consists almost entirely of decay.”—Pat Barker, Regeneration (via blue-voids)
On April 19th, for Record Store Day, David Byrne’s label Luaka Bop will release a collection of covers and remixes of the African analog synth master, William Onyeabor. Check out Hot Chip’s contribution, a cover of “Atomic Bomb”, above.