Although soul sister Sharon Jones is continually referred to as a throwback to a funkier 20th century, she’s here, now, and still fighting to bring more humanity (and less autotune) to our increasingly digital music. And we’re all the better for [...]
Image: Kristian Hammerstadt/Lex Records
I have spoken with Alan Moore, celebrating his 60th birthday this week, quite a bit over the last decade or so. Earlier this year, his crew at Lex Records reached out for another mindmeld, and it was an opportune time.
The creator and muckraker of iconic, philosophical comics V For Vendetta, Watchmen, From [...]
Image: NASA. Typhoon Haiyan, intensified by global warming, downplayed by sellouts.
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After America’s Veteran’s Day militarism hangover, I scanned what few trustworthy journalism outlets are left but still couldn’t avoid the headhunters. They were looking to scalp CBS supermodel Lara Logan and Washington Post fossil Richard Cohen for fucking [...]
In our hypermediated millennium, it’s often (way) too easy to watch rather than make. The Squirrel King wants you to do [...]
Unbowed, the Pixies’ reconstructed band, and brand, now soldiers ahead with street and market cred to spare. [...]
“I’m remote from most technology to the point that I’m kind of Amish,” admits the legendarily bearded author without an Internet [...]