The Italian trio design atmospheric layers of sound with a dark edge, a massive beat, and a twitching melancholy and inventiveness that makes them hypnotic in their power and imagination. Ahead of their performance at Robert Smith’s Meltdown the band put together this twelve-track playlist of atmospheric favourites, To Wish Impossible Things_, which they explain in their own unique style, below.
To Wish Impossible Things_
Teenage Fanclub - Everything Flows_
The happy days of youth, when the triumph of life flows... forever_
Johann Johannsson - Flight From the City_
There are moments when you realize nothing will ever be the same_
Dead Can Dance - The Carnival is Over_
Pure beauty_ This reminds you how music is a spiritual art_
Howling - Short Line_
The reflection of the imagination_ A superb modular sound to bring to Mars_
Steve Hauschildt - Eyelids Gently Dreaming_
Have you really ever listened to your heartbeat?
When the stormy ocean waves break into your emptiness_
Stealing everything: memories, travels, days, nights, future_
The Boxer Rebellion - Misplaced_
This was in the 2009_
On the same stage -JC, TBR and Editors- promising each other: someday you’ll see... delicacy will rule the world_
Local Natives - Colombia_
Earphones, first track of the day in the van, on tour in the U.S. driving, driving and driving_
Through epic places, experiencing mind-blowing landscapes and rock formations: unforgettable_
Manchester Orchestra - I Can Feel the Hot One_
The fundamental issue of human existence_
How we live our lives_
There is always some new life coming with one ending!
Nils Frahm - Said and Done_
Listening to this piece of art is one of the things to do with your eyes closed_
Now, tell me, what do you see?
The Cure - To Wish Impossible Things_
Silence is never enough when music meets poetry_
Power of Dreams - Stay_
'When I was Young, when I was Free, when I was Never Wrong'_
Tycho - A Walk_
'Ô, Sunlight! The most precious gold to be found on Earth'_