There are lots of songs about home. Whole genres or movements dedicated to them. And even the songs that aren’t about home probably are, in some way, whether that’s leaving it or longing for it. That said, here’s 11 of my choice anyway.
All tales of haunting are about belonging. What belongs, what is unwanted, what keeps coming back.
And ghosts, by nature, reveal something other – a trace of history hidden or submerged.
A close-up look at one of my most favourite scenes ever in film history.
Desire, Disaster and Delay: the poetics behind the mythic figure of the siren in Tim Buckley’s ballad ‘Song to the Siren’.