20 ways to see the world

welcome to the machine

“I smelt your scent on a seatbelt,” he sings on Cornerstone, which may just be the best thing Arctic Monkeys have ever recorded. The lyrics are a dazzling display of what Turner can do: a fabulously witty, poignant evocation of lost love, packed with weirdly suggestive details. The music is a long, wistful acoustic sigh, the melody so effortlessly lovely that you can’t believe no one’s come up with it before.

— Alexis Petridis

Go into business with a grizzly bear
But just don’t sit down ‘cause I’ve moved your chair

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“Here’s to five miserable months on the wagon, and all the irreparable harm that it’s caused me”
The Shining (1980)Stanley Kubrick
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Alex Turner

Original cover of Humbug
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JULIAN ROSEFELDT
Julian Rosefeldt’s work consists primarily of elaborate film and video installations. In most cases, these installations are shown as panoramic multi-channel projections. They range in style from documentary to theatrical narrative. Rosefeldt primarily uses 16-mm and 35-mm film and has often worked in close cooperation with the cinematographer Christoph Krauss. Rosefeldt also works in the medium of photography.