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The Voice of the Demagogue and American So-Called Democracy

The Voice of the Demagogue and American So-Called Democracy

By Chadwick Jenkins

3 Nov 2016 // 1:30 AM

Gabriel Over the White House seriously asks a question that should only be asked as satire or farce: what if the best solution for the US is to have a fascist dictator in charge? ...

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Is Any Musical Artist Worth a $1 Million Performance Fee?

By Ana Yorke

29 Sep 2016 // 8:36 AM

Before you rush to judge Rihanna's appearance at Sziget this year, consider how essential the model has become. ...

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//Blogs

BBC Music Presents: Sundara Karma + Izzy Bizu (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"BBC Music hosted a mini-touring showcase of up-and-coming British artists.

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Features
Gabriel Over the White House seriously asks a question that should only be asked as satire or farce: what if the best solution for the US is to have a fascist dictator in charge? [2 November 16 // 8:30 PM]
By Ana Yorke
Before you rush to judge Rihanna's appearance at Sziget this year, consider how essential the model has become. [29 September 16 // 3:36 AM]
Columns
Edibllistics
You’ll really feel like you’re in a KFC when those 11 herbs and spices waft up your nostrils on a wave of ethyl acetate. [27 June 16 // 8:30 PM]
Kickin' Up Dust
Remember when Mumford and Sons spent their pre-show hours swinging from tires in a lake crowded with fans? [15 June 16 // 8:30 PM]
Tour Dates
//Mixed media
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Authenticity Issues and the New Intimacies

// Marginal Utility

"The social-media companies have largely succeeded in persuading users of their platforms' neutrality. What we fail to see is that these new identities are no less contingent and dictated to us then the ones circumscribed by tradition; only now the constraints are imposed by for-profit companies in explicit service of gain.

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