“Where Do We Go From Here?” is a bit of an uneasy listening experience. Taken originally from Yoko Ono‘s 1996 album Rising, its subject matter is one of passion and intensity — much like her overall oeuvre of work.
As she’s done each week since announcing her forthcoming album, Warzone, Ono premiered a new version of the song this week — and the fresh take on “Where Do We Go From Here?” is just as unsettling and jarring as the original. Take a listen:
And here’s the original:
More insight about the album:
Yoko revisits and reimagines 13 songs from her past work, spanning 1970-2009, the lyrics and messages still pertinent—perhaps even more pertinent—in 2018. “The world is so messed up. Things are very difficult for everybody. It’s a warzone that we are living in…” says Ono. “I like to create things in a new way. Every day things change.”
For more on the album, visit this link.