Month: October 2021

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twitter.com/disquiet: novels, HVAC, pencils

I do this manually each Saturday, collating most of the tweets I made the past week at twitter.com/disquiet, which I think of as my public notebook. Some tweets pop up in expanded form or otherwise on Disquiet.com sooner. It’s personally informative to revisit the previous week of thinking out loud. ▰ “Things never sounded like what they were: guns, fire. Everything terrible sounded much more innocent.” I finished Alison Stine’s […]

todayOctober 23, 2021

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RIP Robin Morton (1939-2021)

Rob Adams writes: Robin Morton was a hugely influential figure on the folk and traditional music scene in Scotland and across the world, and yet if he’d followed his initial musical dream, […]

todayOctober 23, 2021

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A Mad Little Industry: The White Pube’s Ideas For A New Art World

After taking over billboards across the country during lockdown, Gabrielle de la Puente and Zarina Muhammad – aka The White Pube – are now publishing their plan to change the art industry via Rough Trade Books. They talk to Nicole-Ann Lobo about changing the world, one canvas at a time

todayOctober 23, 2021

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The Real Thing: Hip Hop Vs Television

Paul Rekret reviews a new book from University of Texas Press about hip hop’s relation to reality TV, *Who Got the Camera? A History of Rap and Reality* by Eric Harvey

todayOctober 23, 2021

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REM State

Spare moment yesterday in the parking lot while the sky has taken a momentary break from melting and all the cars were in REM state

todayOctober 23, 2021

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Jamie, Creed and Mina

Last week in The Wall Street Journal, I interviewed actor, musician, singer, standup comedian Jamie Foxx for my "House Call" column in the Mansion section (go here). Jamie and I spoke by video Zoom and we talked about being his early years and being adopted by the same couple that had adopted his mother 13 years earlier. As anyone who has watched Ray, the Ray Charles biopic, Foxx is an […]

todayOctober 23, 2021

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