To make soft music that allows us to forget our everyday
problems and let imaginations soar free towards our dreams is a perfectly
But another option, and a most praiseworthy one is,
in my opinion, the one chosen by other artists who become chroniclers of
the trenches of life.
To reflect the unrewarding day-to-day life of
people who will never get known beyond their immediate circle of
acquaintances and society will try to sweep under the carpet.
Losers, marginal people, rebels without a cause, gullible people who
believe they will be able to make their dreams come true… What does it
matter, how they are called, in every time there are those, and like the
raw recruits sent to the frontline as cannon-fodder, many of those who
constitute the kamikaze generation of the day, they will end up broken in
the gutters of life under the indifferent look of model citizens that will
pass by, too busy with the so very important trivialities of their empty
The music and the words by Lexa are hard but sincere. The
truth very often hurts, yet it is always better than listening to the
sweetish lies that intend to anaesthetize and make people into sheep.
The song "Generación Kamikaze", which gives the album its name, is
like impacting against a concrete wall, yet it also reaches the soul. The
words tell us a story that some know all too well and many prefer to
ignore, a stabbing, anonymous story that with different plots and people
are repeated generation after generation, in every neighbourhood.
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