By Kate Tempest
Let Them consume Chaos, Kate Tempest's new lengthy poem written for concert and heard at the album liberate of an identical identify, is either a strong sermon and a relocating play for voices. Seven buddies inhabit an analogous London road, yet are all unknown to one another. The clock freezes within the small hours, and one after the other we see at once into their lives: lives which are broken, disenfranchised, lonely, damaged, addicted, and all, it sounds as if, with out desire. Then a superb typhoon breaks over London, and brings them out into the evening to stand every one other--and their very own final likelihood to attach.
Tempest argues that our alienation from each other has bred a poor indifference to our personal destiny, yet she counters this with a plea to problem the forces of greed that have conspired to divide us, and mend the damaged domestic of our personal planet whereas we nonetheless have time. Let Them devour Chaos is a cri de cœur and a choice to motion, and, either at the web page and in Tempest's electrical functionality, the most strong poetic statements of the year.
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Let Them Eat Chaos by Kate Tempest