Talking John Maus with Adam Harper

Adam Harper, author of Heaven Is Real: John Maus and the Truth of Pop, joins us to discuss the cult composer, whose lo-fi “mystical irony” melds 80s synths with Medieval liturgy.

Discussed: Josquin des Prez, Karl Marx, accelerationism, post-romantic utopianism, The Society of the Spectacle by Guy Debord, Infinite Music by Adam Harper

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