Woody Guthrie turns 100 and Smithsonian Folkways is celebrating with a commemorative large-format book that comes with three CDs featuring 21previously unreleased performances and never-before-heard songs. Fans and aficionados are sure to fall in love with this unparalleled tribute to the beloved folk star.
While Ikea’s release of the cardboard camera and pre-fab home seems like a hard act to follow, the Swedish megastore now introduces beer. That’s right. The “dark lager beer” will be exclusively available in the UK and promises to make getting lost in the labyrinth of showrooms that much easier.
On the heels of LCD Soundsystem’s newly released documentary, journalist Smith Galtney lauds the graceful denouement of this iconic band with a nostalgic reminiscence that details how he went from loathing to loving LCD Soundsystem—all during an era when the face of New York was changing just as rapidly as its coolest “in crowd.”