Jonathan Lethem wrote his book, The Fortress Of Solitude, very loosely about his childhood growing up in Brooklyn as a young comic book obsessive. It pulls in themes of race, … Read more
This is a recent documentary about my longtime obsession, Jean Michel Basquiat, made by his friend Tamra Davis, who knew him well enough to film him at the time working … Read more
This is a brand new project from Silver Spring by Jazz bassist, Daniel Barbiero, and reed and wind player, Jimmy Ghaphery. All the pieces are recorded in one take and … Read more
Will Ever Pray is the debut album by Doomed Bird Of Providence, which is the project of Australian musician Mark Kluzek, telling tales of sea faring, stories of mutiny, and … Read more
A fantastic band from the south of England, fronted by two brothers Rich and Mik Hanscomb, Junkboy are now four records in and have evolved into this beautiful, slightly eccentric … Read more
This is a new gallery set up and run by Ukrainian-born, London-based cityscape artist, Nadiya Pavliv-Tokarska, here in my part of London, Walthamstow. The borough has a long history of … Read more
Japan’s best kept musical secret, Shiina Ringo has been around since the late 90s and is regarded as a major star in Japan. The closest Western parallel you could draw … Read more
As music-related poster art has evolved over the last decade from Frank Kozik’s exploding grunge overload, Jason Munn must be its best progenitor.