David Byrne Shares “How Music Works”
David Byrne’s book is part history, part biography, part inside-scoop. “How Music Works” is a fascinating read.
Was the First Rapper…Italian?
In looking at rap music origins, a song from 1972 by Italian singer Adriano Celentano has some familiar sounds. Listen for yourself.
The Aphorism: The Ancient World’s Form of Twitter
In an age of short social media musings, the ancient art form of the Aphorism can teach us something fresh — and meaningful.
A Tinseltown Tour With a Time Warp Twist
As Nashville is to music, Vegas to decadence and DC to government — LA is about movie-star glamour. Here are our fave places to enjoy a slice of timeless style.
There’s Something About Vicky
Dame Judi Dench, Emily Blunt, and Jenna Coleman have all put their stamp on the timeless queen. These portrayals make it clear that “The Dowager Queen” was, in fact, plenty feisty.