Una Mullally

Society, life and culture on the edge

Daily Digest

Things to read, watch and listen to somewhere along the pop culture spectrum.

Tue, Oct 15, 2013, 18:05


Fuck You: A Magazine Of The Arts. What a treasure trove!

Are artists to blame for gentrification in New York? Slate asks the question. The Guardian had something like this recently too.

Lena Dunham will be one of the keynote speakers at SXSW in 2014.

James Vincent McMorrow’s new song ‘Cavalier’ is so beautiful, I don’t even know where to start. Noisey had the exclusive today here. You can also hear it on All Songs Considered, which is worth listening to anyway.

Here’s the trailer to his upcoming record, Post Tropical.
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Charlotte Church delivered a lecture on women in the music industry and you can listen to it here. Loads of interesting points. One of her performances at SXSW this year remains amongst the more surreal gigs I’ve ever been to.

Amy Huberman has a new gig with Warner Bros.

Here’s an interview I did with one of my favourite writers, David Sedaris.

Kanye West knows you think he sounded nuts on Kimmel. Interesting piece there over on Gawker.

The dream presenting team of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will present the Golden Globes in 2014 and 2015.

The Quietus has a track by track review of Arcade Fire’s new album, Reflektor.

An interview with Daniel Radcliffe.