Matt McBrien

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The Buried Giant

• <b>Author:</b> Kazuo Ishiguro<p>An extraordinary new novel from the author of <i>Never Let Me Go</i> and the Booker Prize-winning <i>The Remains of the Day.</i> <i><br>"You've long set your heart against it, Axl, I know. But it's time now to think on it anew. There's a journey we must go on, and no more delay . . ."</i><i><br>The Buried Giant</i> …

Tobias Jesso Jr. Shares New Song "Hollywood"

Tobias Jesso Jr. has shared a new single called "Hollywood", his first studio recording. It was produced by Chet "JR" White of Girls, and can be streamed below.<p>Additionally, he's announced his first-ever U.S. shows. They'll take place this week on November 18, 19, and 20 at a loft located in …

New Singles

Rod Serling's sci-fi heavyweight 'Twilight Zone' out in new box set

After writing such live TV dramas as "Requiem for Heavyweight" and "The Comedian,"<p>Rod Serlingcreated the 1959-64 CBS sci-fi anthology series "The Twilight Zone," which he also hosted. Serling wonEmmysfor his writing on the series, which tackled heavy-duty subjects such as prejudice and …

Polyvinyl Announces Singles Series Vol. 2, Including Of Montreal, Foxygen's Jonathan Rado, the Dodos, Crooked Fingers, Ducktails, More

Polyvinyl has announced <i>Singles Series Vol. 2</i>, a follow-up to last year's 7" Singles Series. Each month, subscribers will receive a color vinyl 7" containing two songs from each participating artist. The list of artists includes Of Montreal, the Dodos, Ducktails, David Bazan, Crooked Fingers, …

Montréal

Jessica Pratt Announces On Your Own Love Again

California singer/songwriter Jessica Pratt released her great self-titled debut in 2012 via White Fence's Birth Records imprint. On January 27, she'll release her new one, <i>On Your Own Love Again</i>, via Drag City.<p>She recorded the LP at home over the past two years. It was mixed in collaboration with …

Entertainment

Bill Callahan

Manage this product<p>I Drive a Valence<p>PB Book<p>Drag CityReleased2014-10-21Catalog #DC614<p>Paperback Book<p>$14.00<p>About this product<p>The (nearly) Complete</i> …

Guy Fieri Gets Roasted With Another Hilariously Filthy Lip Dub

(<i>NSFW audio</i>)<p>Tie your hats down with a rope, because Jaboody Dubs is about to blow them off. He’s the same guy who does dirty, sarcastic lip dubs of infomercials, and he’s back to doing what he’s arguably best at: lip dubbing that bowling shirt ensconced, pineapple-headed greaseball Guy Fieri. It …

How Saint Laurent Designer Hedi Slimane Became Fashion's Music Kingpin

Once Slimane put Marilyn Manson front and center in his pre-fall 2013 campaign—dark lipstick and all—all bets were off.<p>Music and fashion's intertwining relationship is nothing new, but it’s one thing to pay a buzzed-about artist to perform at a brand-sponsored Fashion Week event; it’s another thing …

Yves Saint-Laurent

Mr Twin Sister

<i>Mr Twin Sister, from left: Udbhav Gupta, Bryan Ujueta, Andrea Estella, Eric Cardona, and Gabe D'Amico. Photos by Erez Avissar.</i><p>Mr Twin Sister: "In the House of Yes" (via SoundCloud)<p>Within minutes of meeting up with Mr Twin Sister, the Long Island-bred pop quintet formerly known as Twin Sister, I …

Indie Music

Bonnie "Prince" Billy Announces New Album Singer's Grave a Sea of Tongues

There aren't many details available, but one thing's for sure: Bonnie "Prince" Billy is releasing a new album called <i>Singer's Grave a Sea of Tongues</i> on September 23 via Drag City. That's the artwork above; listen to an 18-minute "interview" with Bonnie "Prince" Billy about the forthcoming album …

New Albums

Swans' Thor Harris Discusses His Depression in Documentary Short

Swans and Shearwater drummer Thor Harris is the subject of "Major Depression", a short documentary produced by the Mental Health Channel. In the film, he reads excerpts from his book, shares stories about how depression has weighed on him, and discusses how he manages his clinical depression by …

Depression

The Books You Need to Read If You Love Game of Thrones

Tonight's <b>Game of Thrones</b> episode is going to be show's best season finale ever, according to its producers. After "The Children" airs on HBO, the show will have covered book three <b>A Storm of Swords</b>, as well as parts of books four (<b>A Feast For Crows</b>) and five (<b>A Dance With Dragons</b>), of the A Song of …

Books

Why Your 'Small-Batch' Whiskey Might Taste A Lot Like The Others

It's a good time to be a whiskey maker, and craft whiskeys are all the rage, with names like Bulleit, Redemption, Templeton and George Dickel.<p>But according to a report on The Daily Beast, some of those producers tossing off hazy, golden adjectives like "hand-crafted," "small-batch" and "artisanal" …

This Alarm Clock Will Wake You Up With A Fresh Cup Of Coffee

U.K.-based industrial designer Josh Renouf has come up with what just might be the king of alarm clocks. His “Barisieur” alarm clock …

Coffee

Carpenter, Cronenberg, and Landis on horror (1982)

Horror maestros John Carpenter, David Cronenberg, and John Landis discuss "Fear On Film" in 1982. <i>(via Laughing Squid)</i>

Iceage Share Video for New Song "The Lord's Favorite", Announce Tour

Iceage have released a new song, "The Lord's Favorite", that was not on last year's <i>You're Nothing</i>. Its video, directed by Cali DeWitt, features frontman Elias Bender Rønnenfelt doing his best swaggering rock star moves. Watch it below.<p>Iceage have also announced a North American tour that kicks off …

Ice Age

Check Out This Obscure, Somewhat Embarrassing 1996 Short Film Starring Key From ‘Key And Peele’

This 1996 short film, ‘Billy Yellowcorn’ only has 26 views as of this writing, which is a crime, as it represents some rare, early work by ‘Key and Peele’ star Keegan Michael Key (shot when he would’ve been 25, according to Wikipedia). It’s basically a one-act, one-location story about Key (Billy …

20 Great Folk Albums to Add to Your Indie-Rock Collection

Music has always been central to us here at <i>Paste</i>. The music staff covers all they can when it comes to the popular music of the day, but personal …

Watch This Animated Short Made By 11-Year-Old Lars Von Trier

These days, Lars Von Trier is best known for making films about people screwing, people pretending to be retarded, or people getting their genitals ravaged by a talking fox, and for writing “F*CK” on his knuckles while praising the Nazis. But back in 1967, he was just an 11-year-old boy who wanted …

Dave Grohl - Stairway To Heaven

Bradford Cox, Eleanor Friedberger, Dean Wareham to Live Score Unseen Andy Warhol Films

<i>Bradford Cox photo by Ebru Yildiz</i><p>The Andy Warhol Museum is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year with a special event put together by curator Galaxie 500/Luna frontman Dean Wareham. "Exposed: Songs for Unseen Warhol Films" is a multimedia performance where musicians will live score 15 unseen …

Andy Warhol

My Bloody Valentine, Cocteau Twins, Jesus and Mary Chain Doc Beautiful Noise Premiere Announced

<i>Front page photo by Matt Anker</i><p>In 2012, a film called <i>Beautiful Noise</i> was funded via Kickstarter—it's a documentary on seminal shoegaze artists My Bloody Valentine, Cocteau Twins, the Jesus and Mary Chain, Slowdive, Ride, Chapterhouse, Lush, Curve, Swervedriver, and others. The film's premiere has …

Film Festivals

Squarespace for Musicians

When I was introduced to Squarespace, I understood that their goal was to appeal to artists, designers, photographers and other makers to help them …

Squarespace

Please Enjoy This Slow Jam Version Of The ‘Chip N Dale Rescue Rangers’ Theme Song

If you enjoyed the slow jams version of the <i>DuckTales</i> theme song we brought you last weekend, then you definitely don’t want to miss out on this slow jams version of the <i>Chip N Dale Rescue Rangers</i> theme song, compliments of Scott Bradlee’s Saturday Morning Slow Jams.<p>Imma geek out for JUST A SECOND …

Mondo Reveals Their THE SHINING Clothing Line

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1. He Asked Christian Bale To Give Him A Proper Beating

The interrogation scene really splits The Dark Knight in two; we've reached the point where another less daring superhero movie would end (with its …

'I Can't Stand Bullies': A Q&A With Gonzo Artist Ralph Steadman

Chances are, even if you don't know Ralph Steadman's name, you'd know immediately if you were looking at his artwork. The beautiful grotesquerie …

'God's Pocket' Trailer: Watch One of Philip Seymour Hoffman's Final Performances

The trailer for "God's Pocket" offers audiences one of their last glimpses of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman, and judging by the brutal events that unfold in the video, we're in for one hell of an emotional roller coaster.<p>"God's Pocket" focuses on Mickey Scarpato, who's desperately trying to cover …

Ever wonder how deaf people wake up in the morning? This is my vibrating alarm clock b/c I am deaf and a heavy sleeper. Now you know!