prior to reading his New Yorker profile, it had never occured to me that Banksy hired publicists. Banksy.
Steinksi. real unbuyability (for better and for worse) a pivot in his work. Hiphop cut&paste blueprint legend. He came to my WFMU dj set at Southpaw–great to meet him! turns out he blogs with the strength of ten.
this 1986 Christgau profile has its strange elements, but is largely intelligible.
this is a song called Hilda. RLF has turned into Bass Clef. from A Smile is a Curve That Straightens Most Things. folk strum on sample & hold. rest of the album is dubstep with its tie loosened.
Bass Clef – Hilda (Blank Tapes)