It’s 90 degrees, the middle of July, in Baltimore. That can only mean one thing. The 35th annual Artscape.
Artscape is the largest free arts festival in the United States. Artists, fashion designers, craftspeople, sculpture, photography, dance, film all converge on the Mt. Royal cultural district.
Editor’s Note: I’m still reeling from the loss of Prince. I…just…can’t. He is one of the few entertainers where I have his work in vinyl, cassette, CD and MP3. I was fortunate to experience him twice in concert. Originally published in May 2015, I thought it fitting to repost this article illustrating his revolutionary artistry.
I was in the lab working on the latest lyric experiment, when I felt obligated to share my musical out-of-body experience.
Did I build a ship to wreck?
Song and Artist
Ship to Wreck by Florence + the Machine
People intentionally employ self-destructive behavior to break up their romantic happy home.
Florence almost rhetorically ponders if she built a life with her man, just to see it go down in flames due to her toxic tendencies. Are people fantastically sabotaging themselves resulting in heaping hot mess relationships? Let’s gawk, slightly shielding our eyes, at this train wreck.