wax platters crackle and spit, remixed in a recombinant array of crackles, spit, noise, feedback, flutter and wow.
is it a bootleg a mashup or just an analog analogue of an audio palimpsest overlayed with technical glitches and accidentally released into the viral marketplace? does it really matter?
follow the money/follow the bouncing ball (it’s karaoke night in the palace; the pharaoh and his wife enjoy singing along to the old favorites).
in the temple, the dusty temple, the high priest sleeps at night.