Relocated in translation: “HEX” by Thomas Olde Heuvelt

"This is a low-flying panic attack" - Radiohead, Burn the Witch Moving the action of a European or Asian film to America when Hollywood remakes it is not unusual. Moving the location of a European novel to America when translated into English, however, is. Published in English in 2016, HEX is the story of the … Continue reading Relocated in translation: “HEX” by Thomas Olde Heuvelt

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Warp Records’ “Artificial Intelligence” series, 25 years on

I don't intend to write often about music on this blog, but a recent Guardian article reminded me that a group of albums that I love are approaching their quarter-century. Given that they transformed my musical tastes, I thought it worth revisiting them and the effect they had on me. Also, in an era where … Continue reading Warp Records’ “Artificial Intelligence” series, 25 years on