Poets Of The Fall on their new album and old Calcutta memories
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Although the invitation was later withdrawn, this fact was not widely disseminated, resulting in confusion as to whether this was to be a Republican rally, or a debate between Republican and Democratic supporters. During the campaign, it was a common practice for settlements to raise poles, as much as feet 50 meters high.
The political parties hung flags, and effigies of the candidates they opposed, from the poles. On the way to the rally, the Quincy Wide Awakes passed through Paysonthe residents of which had erected a pole with an offensive effigy of Lincoln astride a rail.
The Wide Awakes, however, carried a banner with an equally offensive depiction of a drunken Douglas falling over a pile of rails. An early confrontation was avoided, with the Wide Awakes proceeding to Stone's Creek. The August 25,rally involved around participants. Democrats appeared, expecting to hear their candidates in a debate. They were instead treated to a podium of Republicans, whom they heckled. The Wide Awakes defended the speakers, and a general melee resulted, involving several hundred men.
After the rally, the Wide Awakes returned through Payson, where they found a hundred Democrats guarding their pole. Although Wide Awakes avoided confrontation, shots were fired at them while leaving town.
The Wide Awakes' flag was pierced by shots, and several were reported to have been injured. Wigfall alleged falsely that Wide Awakes were behind a wave of arson and vandalism in his home state of Texas.
Historians have found no evidence whatever of any such conspiracy, but they do report that in Texas, ina statewide hysteria over nonexistent slave revolts led to the lynching of slaves and whites in the so-called Texas Troubles.
Their outfits and equipment only further incited this fear with beliefs that "they parade at midnight, carry rails to break open our doors, torches to fire our dwellings, and beneath their long black capes the knife to cut our throats".
The North would not compromise, and would, if need be, force themselves upon the great South. On October 25,Senator Seward of New York stated to an excited crowd, "a revolution has begun" and alluded to Wide Awakes as "forces with which to recover back again all the fields…and to confound and overthrow, by one decisive blow, the betrayers of the constitution and freedom forever.
The South recognized the need for their own Wide Awakes, and thus started a movement to create "a counteracting organization in the South", dubbed the "Minute Men".
The South viewed the Wide Awakes as the North's private army, and thus they determined on creating their own. They would no longer entertain the "abhorrence of the rapine, murder, insurrection, pollution and incendiarism which have been plotted by the deluded and vicious of the North, against the chastity, law and prosperity of innocent and unoffending citizens of the South". Like that of the Wide Awakes, they were expected "to form an armed body of men…whose duty is to arm, equip and drill, and be ready for any emergency that may arise in the present perilous position of Southern States.
Like their enemy, they too held torch rallies and wore their own uniforms, complete with an official badge of "a blue rosette…to be worn upon the side of the hat.
We appeal to Union men. We appeal to merchants to close their stores, manufacturers to permit their clerks and laborers to go to the polls, the Board of Trade to close, the Union Leagues and Wide Awakes to come out. The rebellion must be put down. Louis In earlythe Wide Awakes chapter of St. Louis became involved in paramilitary operations at the outbreak of the Civil War. Louis Wide Awakes smuggled armaments into the city and trained secretly in a warehouse.
The purpose was to prepare them for defense of the federal St. Louis Arsenalwhich Confederate supporters wanted to seize. Lyon employed his political connections through Blair to obtain an appointment as commanding officer over the arsenal and, having received his promotion, promptly moved the St. Louis Wide Awakes into the arsenal under cover of night.
Louis in what would become known as the Camp Jackson Affair. As the captured militia men were marched toward the arsenal later that day a riot erupted in which scores of civilians were shot or killed.
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This event marked the effective beginning of Civil War violence in Missouri. Journal of American History. Retrieved April 1, Hartford Courant Connecticut Historical Society. The New York Times.
Altschuler and Stuart M. Where do you find your creative inspiration? The inspiration comes from the everyday life we lead. Usually, in our case, the experiences we have get expressed through music. We start with a single idea that inspires us and just go from there, let it take its shape without forcing the song. What were your goals, say, five-six years ago? I think this idea still persists to this day. So, any connecting lines between your last few albums? Yes, the strongest suggestions are to Twilight Theatre and Revolution Roulette, which together form our second musical trilogy, through lyrical, musical and visual content.
And typically we also break this rule. Who were your early musical influences and who are your musical inspirations now? Early on, there were the heavy metal artistes and guitar heroes of the Eighties and Seventies.
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- Wide Awakes
- The Voice of Finland
That was long ago though. POTF is known for coming up with creative videos. How closely do you work with directors and what are your plans for Jealous Gods?
We work very closely with the directors. Videos are an important extension of the songs for us. There are some pretty cool plans for Jealous Gods video check out Daze from the album. So, hopefully we can find the time to do it. Having visited India on three occasions, has the country inspired you? India is such a wild, versatile place and with such a vibrant endogenous culture with all its hues that it would be impossible to travel there and not be affected and inspired by it.
Poets Of The Fall on their new album and old Calcutta memories
Do your fans in India act any differently than, say, in Finland? Oh, Indians are so much fire, like by nature… very light, open and warm, and very wild as an audience. Finns can be a bit more introverted at times, though given the right circumstances their qualities do overlap. What about India do you cherish the most? Your songs have often been featured in video games. What kind of video games do you enjoy?