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Sunday, 17 July 2016

#586: Woodkid & Nils Frahm – Ellis

As a black-clad Robert DeNiro stalks the halls of a decrepit and peeling Ellis Island, each step accompanied by the icy piano motifs of Woodkid and Nils Frahm, its easy to imagine the gravitas of the situation millions found themselves in. Caught between a rock and a hard place, desperate to forge a new life in a strange country, it’s a narrative that draws comparisons with today’s current refugee crisis.