joy division – she’s lost control

joy division – she’s lost control

“Optimum living from the pleasure I’m giving I’m separating happy emotions, half smiling” – Ryan Cox “Joy Division” – A Circus Mind The first lines of the entry Joy Division… Read more…

joy division – love will tear us apart

joy division – love will tear us apart

Before lead singer Ian Curtis committed suicide in 1980, Joy Division was on their way as an emerging post-punk band. Joy Division has a Velvety Underground feel with the familiar… Read more…

the flaming lips – she’s a black belt in karate

the flaming lips – she’s a black belt in karate

“Mystical mornings of love and deception Hearts wrapped in metal for peace and protection Let corporate ready rock shows Lay six feet under and curled at the toes” – Ryan… Read more…

flaming lips – you think you’re radical

flaming lips – you think you’re radical

“100,000 finger tips holding the feet of the lips Surrounded by lasers and the smoke of pyrotechnics All the stops with whistles and bells Rolling through crowds in rock cathedrals”… Read more…

flaming lips – liquid poured in your head

flaming lips – liquid poured in your head

“Oklahoma’s great psych rockers Penetrating wide screens, posing for cameras A mind altering experience exploding fantastic Arriving from space trapped in plastic” – Ryan Cox “The Flaming Lips” – A… Read more…

flaming lips – needles for your balloons

flaming lips – needles for your balloons

The next entry from the book A Circus Mind focuses on the band The Flaming Lips. The Lips are a psychedelic rock band from Oklahoma City, OK. They are known… Read more…

frank sinatra – from here to eternity

frank sinatra – from here to eternity

“Holding the golden knight in the present endless Golden again in the arms of addicts” – Ryan Cox “Frank Sinatra” – A Circus Mind The final lines of “Frank Sinatra”… Read more…

frank sinatra – alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.

frank sinatra – alcohol may be man’s worst enemy, but the bible says love your enemy.

“Black tie, black jacket, watching the sun rise At the center of the New Year’s Eve heist” – Ryan Cox “Frank Sinatra” – A Circus Mind The 1960 hold em… Read more…

frank sinatra – an institution

frank sinatra – an institution

“An institution Like London Like the sky over New York Like a black and white blur of art” – Ryan Cox “Frank Sinatra” – A Circus Mind Sinatra is one… Read more…

frank sinatra – the best revenge is massive success

frank sinatra – the best revenge is massive success

“Sapphire eyes, jacket collar up Holding the attention of bulletproof pinups” – Ryan Cox “Frank Sinatra” – A Circus Mind This break refers to Sinatra peerless blue eyes that could… Read more…