Interview in Willamette Week


By Matthew Singer |  May 16 at 3:41 PM  

Twenty-five years after his death, people are still trying to figure out Arthur Russell. 

A prominent figure of New York's downtown art scene of the 1970s and…

Pitchfork • The Buddhist Heart of Arthur Russell

Dr. "Ajari" Warwick, Arthur Russell, and members of the Kailas Shugendo commune fire-walking to mantric chant in San Francisco, 1969
  Padmasambhava Mantra, Allen Ginsberg with Arthur Russell and Kailas Shugendo Mantric Sun Band, early 1970