Rattle These Old Bones

Jittery, staticky, skeleton-scepter being held by a hand, as in a medieval, illuminated text.


They’ve become slick, like marble carvings with a thin layer of dew, and something green like algae. Reminds me of that scene from Return of the Living Dead. A monster covered in toxic ick. Alive, but not. An undead ecosystem. A dance on tombstones. These old bones can move when you drop the beat.

Original artifact here.

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  1. “Dance This Mess Around” – The B-52’s
  2. “Slide” – Missy Elliott
  3. “Indian Hair” – BbyMutha
  4. “Kids See Ghosts” – KIDS SEE GHOSTS, Yasiin Bey
  5. “The Jokes on You” – Nite Jewel
  6. “It’s Choade My Dear” – Connan Mockasin
  7. “Toys 2” – Oneohtrix Point Never
  8. “Clouds” – Pastel Ghost
  9. “Kelly” – When Saints Go Machine
  10. “Nothing Has Been Proved” – Dusty Springfield
  11. “Sometimes” – Erasure
  12. “Drive - 2017 Remaster” – The Cars
  13. “Aeroplane” – Björk
  14. “心痛を受け入れます” – Nmesh
  15. “Arms Out” – Forest Swords
  16. “Ilaló” – Chancha Via Circuito, Mateo Kingman
  17. “Kanou Dan Yen” – Fatoumata Diawara
  18. “Sinner” – Ric Wilson, Kweku Collins, Nick Kosma, Rane Raps, Hirsh
  19. “SAD AND BORED” – bülow, Duckwrth
  20. “Je Sors (Stepping Out)” – Thool, Marieke
  21. “Stand Back” – Stevie Nicks

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