By S. David
OCT 2020 | Music
While perhaps telling, The 83rd's coded use of culture is just as instructive as his near-militant posture of independence. As the founder of the multi-pronged media organization Sermon 3 Recordings, through which he self-releases his music via Bandcamp, The 83rds sui generis trajectory seeks the kind of valanced heat that the real and art worlds seem to so rarely offer to self-styled enfants terrible.
By Rémi Labrusse
JUL-AUG 2020 | Critics Page
Youre standing in front of a prehistoric work of art: or at least, youre being told that its a work of art, and youre also being told that its prehistoriclets say roughly 25 or 35 thousand years old. Its a group of animals drawn in charcoal across a cave wall, for instance, or perhaps its a small faceless female figure with visible genitalia thats engraved onto a fragment of a mammoths ivory tusk. All these facts were provided by experts to you in just a few minutes.