Edition #223 A festive-critical Semiotics of Santa.
THREE Wise Men? in the same place at one time? Who the hell would believe THAT.
Welcome to the festive season, in all its freaky and foolish, garish and garbled splendour. This is a seasonal semiotic interrogation party!
“once i tried to run, i tried to run and hide, But Jesus came and found me and he touched me down inside�
Music Please takes an odd-ball appraisal of the multiple meanings of Santa, with bizarre Christmas music and a veritable feast of found footage and plunderphonic joys.
“avoid anyone dressed as Santa Claus�
Traversing issues of crass commercialisation, slasher Santa movies, disturbing christians, pagan roots, ear-torturing kiddie cuteness and decidedly un-festive misery, Music Please promises you the best possible Christmas soundtrack guaranteed to have the whole family up in an outrage and at each others throats.
“but what if its really hard for the members of your family to say something nice about each other�
The duration of this episode - only as long as you can stand it.
Blessings and gIfts unto the Christ Child…..
Ω HuussH Ω17:10 - 18:35
From the Documentary "Jesus Camp"
1980's Archive Documentary Audio
Christmas Becomes Electric // Gwen Shamblin Lara