It looks like Shaun Prescott is still trying to figure out the mysteries of Polyfox And The Union Of The Most Ghosts. He’s written a lengthy new article in response to a recent show in Sydney, making specific mention of the influence of video game music.
All the songs are unfinished: they sometimes have elaborate beginnings – not accounting for the gradual layering of textures and melodies – but they’re always aborted whenever French sees fit. Only on one occasion tonight did he clearly round off a song; elsewhere, he’d be at the peak of a song’s technicolour swirl before stamping a pedal and saying something to the effect of ‘that’ll be enough’.
Red the whole article at http://under-the-rostrum.blogspot.com/2009/08/polyfox-64.html