Boring Formless Nonsense: Experimental Music and The Aesthetics of Failure

Boring Formless Nonsense: Experimental Music and The Aesthetics of Failure

eldritch Priest


Boring Formless Nonsense intervenes in an aesthetics of failure that has mostly been delimited through the visible arts and its avant-garde legacies. It makes a speciality of modern experimental composition during which failure rubs elbows with the kinds of likelihood, noise, and obscurity. In those works we pay attention failure anew. We pay attention boredom, formlessness, and nonsense in a manner that offers new buy to aesthetic, philosophical, and moral questions that falter of their unfavorable capability. Reshaping present debates on failure as a classy classification, eldritch Priest exhibits failure to be a duplicitous idea that traffics in paradox and sustains the stipulations for magical thinking and hyperstition. Framing fresh experimental composition as a deviant form of sound paintings, Priest explores how the affective and formal components of post-Cagean track with modern culture's topics of melancholy, distraction, and disinformation to create an esoteric fact composed of counterfactuals and pseudonymous beings. formidable in content material and experimental in its approach, Boring Formless Nonsense will problem and fracture your perspectives on failure, creativity, and experimental track.

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