Black Lung

Black Lung

David Thrussell is a poet trapped in the body of a hillbilly, or a hopeless romantic hidden in the twisted frame of a dark electronic musician. Late at night Thrussell fantasises that he actually lives next door to Hieronymous Bosch in Medieval Europe and has hallucinated the whole dreadful modern era while suffering from acute ergot poisoning. We are not entirely convinced that this is not the case.

The world knows him (if it knows him at all), as the creator of a seeming multitude of obscure recordings (Snog, Black Lung, and Soma amongst others) and film scores (‘The Hard Word’, ‘Thunderstruck’ etc). It may or may not soon know him as an author of unhinged children’s tales for a particularly depraved kind of adult.

He lives on the dark slope of a forgotten mountain and was last seen having an animated conversation with some rocks and a shrub. He is, to be frank, an odd little man.

For our sake, if for no other reason, please humour him.

Black Lung: Full Spectrum DominanceYou will find, for your consideration only, a new electronic work by Black Lung titled ‘Full Spectrum Dominance‘ on 6-panel digipak CD this June, presented by Ant-Zen in Europe and Tympanik Audio in North America.

Now all you have to do is wait…

Discography_

Full Spectrum Dominance CD [Tympanik Audio / Ant-Zen 2009]
Concrete Octopus LP [Ant-Zen 2006]
The Coming Dark Age CD [Ant-Zen 2005]
The Grand Chessboard CD [Ant-Zen 2004]
Profound And Sentimental Journey CD [Ant-Zen 2001]
The Wonderful And Frightening World Of Black Lung 2CD [Rollercoaster 1999]
The Great Architect CD [Nova Zembla 1999]
Extrodinary Popular Delusions CD [Nova Zembla 1999]

Resources_

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0861970/
http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0861970/awards
http://www.myspace.com/snogtheband
http://www.discogs.com/artist/David+Thrussell
http://www.worldwentdown.com/omni/