Ayuh Music: David Byrne and Fatboy Slim’s “Here Lies Love”

This is the final in a series of three columns, collectively titled¬†Byrnanza, about the work of the musical genius David Byrne over the past thirty years. For his latest trick, David Byrne has eschewed “world music rhythms,” preferring instead to go with¬†DANCE DANCE DISCO PEOPLE POWER REVOLUTION.


Miss Representation: Film Review

“You can’t be what you can’t see.” This is a quote by Marie Wilson, president and founder of The White House Project, and the tag line for Jennifer Siebel Newsom’s documentary, Miss Representation, a film that looks at the media’s impact on the American discourse of women’s bodies, women in power and the effect of […]