weird sister


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(Norse mythology) any of the three goddesses of destiny

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As we will see, however, the issues this speech invokes come into focus not only in that textual moment, but in the portrayal of the weird sisters, and later in the play, during Lady Macbeth's sleepwalking scene.
Employing a 10-person, all-black cast for no other apparent reasons than that the Bard's themes are universal (uh, OK), director Steve Marvel advances the tale of Macbeth, his Lady, Banquo and the Weird Sister with a certain dispatch if little narrative imagination.
But, even though the members of the audience do not know whether the Weird Sisters tell the truth or lie, they are aware of this uncertainty.
Last November, the band won the 2014 Welsh Music Prize with their debut album Weird Sister.
The story goes that the Cardiff five-piece met in anger management - and that has been a ready-made introduction for most of the reviews of Weird Sister so far.
Cardiff-based five-piece Joanna Gruesome received the award last night for debut album Weird Sister.
lt;B Joanna Gruesome win the Welsh Music Prize with their album Weird Sister in Cardiff yesterday
Joanna Gruesome Thrilling Cardiff-based noisepop five-piece Joanna Gruesome released their terrific debut album Weird Sister via Fortuna POP
Debut album Weird Sister featured tunes that skittered along breathlessly recalling the finer moments of the C86 movement of yore while offering a thoroughly modern template.
As for those featured in the NME, Cate Le Bon's new album Mug Museum, written in Wales and recorded in LA, will be released on November 11 on Cardiff's Turnstile Records; Joanna Gruesome's rollicking debut collection Weird Sister - brimming with irresistible pop melodies and spiked with dissonant fuzzy jangle - is out now on Fortuna Pop; while Future of the Left's latest album How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident - coursing with righteous anger and disembowelling sonic fury - is released on Monday on their own Prescriptions label.
Archetypal girl next door, yes; neighbourhood weird sister, I don't think so
The film opens with a funeral rather than the hurlyburly of the weird sisters, and Lady Macbeth is a brittle porcelain doll, likely to crack at the slightest emotional jolt, rather than a demented dynamo behind her husband's ascension to the throne.
We first encounter Macbeth (Greer Grimsley) and Banquo (Alfred Walker) on a battlefield strewn with dead bodies, on which the weird sisters, dressed like crows with gas masks growing from their heads, are feasting.