Pretty impressed by this deftly edited, Dan Flavin-meets-Grace Jones fantasia that video artist Grant Worth cooked up in collaboration with Brooklyn's Light Asylum, whose '80s-throwback power ballads ride heavily on the fierce charisma of lead singer Shannon Funchess. A bit foggy as to what this production is "about", but what better way to capture the excess and hyperbole of that halcyon era than riffing on crucifixion in a dance anthem, and recasting the pietà as a half-naked woman holding a bundle of neon glow sticks?

Tags: light asylum, audio

Posted by alteredzones on 01/21/2011 at 4:30 p.m..

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