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THE OUTSIDE - On the Death of Scott Walker

03. June 2019

DER AUSSENSEITER - Zum Tod von Scott Walker

Scott Walker is dead. Is that even possible? Isn't he one of those legendary figures, known only from the Bible or medieval verses, who rise again and again after each death? A musical phoenix of modern times? The Austrian-Israeli writer Max Brod wrote that death was a temporary state of weakness. With Scott Walker, this seems to be true in more ways than one.

THE OUTSIDE - On the Death of Scott Walker

03. June 2019

DER AUSSENSEITER - Zum Tod von Scott Walker

FOREQUARTERS Scott Walker is dead. Is that even possible? Isn't he one of those legendary figures, known only from the Bible or medieval verses, who rise again and again after each death? A musical phoenix of modern times? The Austrian-Israeli writer Max Brod wrote that death was a temporary state of weakness. With Scott Walker, this seems to be true in more ways than one.