What are we, locks, to do?

Cover

Tracks

1
Loosening the ropes
5'16"
2
In the knapsack
3'50"
3
And hit the bitter water
4'03"
4
Those willing to tell a story
3'59"
5
Oxyrhynchus
5'59"
6
But the archer himself feeling the arrow’s point from another bow
2'34"
7
Burned on non fruit-bearing wood
7'16"
8
Mixed with hellebore
5'17"
9
Many tens of thousands of things
3'42"
10
Shining hands
3'38"

Musicians

Wim Mertens - piano, voice

Credits

Recorded February 24th & 25th 2015
Engineered by Stephan Kraemer
Composed, arranged and performed by Wim Mertens
Sleeve concept Usura Music
Design The Pandies

What are we, locks, to do? is the second part in the triptich Cran aux Oeufs (2015-2016)
The first part, Charaktersketch, was released in 2015. The third part is named Dust of truths (2016)

Dedicated to Callimachus and the Royal Library of Alexandria
‘‘Mega biblìon, mega kakòn’’


P & © 2016 Wim Mertens Music, a Usura Music Label
Published by Usura 2016. All rights reserved