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Commentary: Eyes and Ears on the Gatsby Soundtrack

A few of the song lyrics on the soundtrack for the new Great Gastby film relate as much to American Panopticons as the story itself. I’ll call the idea of Gatsby’s obsessions with not only Daisy but in climbing the social ladder his visions of love. In this short essay I will analyze a part of two songs from the soundtrack, and include a bit of related artwork with additional description of what I mean by theseĀ visions. Continue reading