Wandering Soul/Ghost Tape No. 10


Sonically invoking the living dead in order to terrorise an adversary was not a new strategy for the US Government when they employed it during 1993’s Waco siege. Throughout the late 1960s period of the Vietnam War, the 6th Psyop Battalion and the S-5 Section of the 1/27th Wolfhounds of the United States military used a literal interpretation of haunting to induce a sense of angst and anxiety within ‘enemy’
territories. They had created the religiously charged composition ‘Wandering Soul’ (also referred to as ‘Ghost Tape Number 10’), which in turn was part of the ‘Urban Funk Campaign’…