Oscar Perry - HIGH MIDDLE AGES, 2021 | at The Commercial, Sydney



HIGH MIDDLE AGES

Exxon hell, Flooded Rat Music, Sham Ruin Folly, Exxon Monterey, Loch, Snake
Wet Gated Folly. Everyone thinks they are the needle “more hay” you said
Wet Banner, Whale bone, Saxony, Basilica, Keak Woodness with more
Dan-sing Macabre. This shattered column evokes a kind of connection to the ancient
world half satire, half dream ... Psychoactive Exxon Periscope,
Submersible Odessa Flashback Top Cat Blotter. Is that my Argonaut Jason?
Wanderer, Confessor, Siren, Procession, Garfield Beach Phone Medium

Encampment, Charivari, England as a ruin, England as Truck Stop
Grim Reaper Knock Shop, Hickory Dickory Docking, Pipe Dreams,
Flute Magic, Jethro Tull, Pufinstuf, Psychedelic Iron Torture Maiden
A Festival with Masks, The Shipping Forecast, Exxon doomsday
Dong Fang, Palisades, Camouflage Heather, Mozart, Bishop to Maharishi.
EXXON Valdez. The medium is the message.
 

HIGH MIDDLE AGES

Isle of Wight, Camper, Rough Music, Trickle down mystery blotter, Suez Canal,
UBOAT, More mud, Forecast, Resistance, The Druid Priest getting changed
back into his normal clothes, Green Aches, Excavated pipe, Marine Cigar,
Smoking ruin, The confessor, Pools, Rats, Kursk, Flasher, Gato
The Bad Fire, Children with Pet Rats, Music hall, Pete’s dragon LIVE 68,
BBC 2, 27 BC, When a professional musician sits down at a public piano
The Weather, The Signals, Telegraph to Piper Union, My Method for holding a Frog,
London Fog Coat. I know where I’m going, The Water Babies, The Jungle
The Omnibus, Soots luck, 13 button Industrial Hippiedom, Pigs with sinks,
Communal, Part excavation. Part Wink Wink. Memory. Garden of Love,
It’s doesn’t make sense, Exxon Doomsday

The Tin whistle, Yellow Shirt pocket, I hear Drums in the distance
Psychotropic mushroom Rabbit Mask Procession, May flower drum circle
Beehive, Chain mail, Raven Feathers, The Hedge, The Egg
The Stink, The Den, The Snare, The Craft, The Rabbit, The Owl, The Fox
The Toad … Do British People still do the accent when nobody’s around?
I know I'm where I’m going
Exxon Doomsday

HIGH MIDDLE AGES

 

text by Oscar Perry