July 3rd, 2008

linkthink #2303: Remember When Heavy Metal Was Scary

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  • 1. Birdseed  |  July 4th, 2008 at 3:10 am

    Amateurs.

    We had a film composer come give a lecture at my Uni and he spoke extensively about the use of music for war (about which he’s writing a book, which I’m looking forward to). Apparently, proper interrogators use specially composed torture music, and he played us a sample: Complex, sharp, in the same ranges as children screaming, and constantly, driftingly off-key and off-time. I wish I could get hold of a sample.

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