From radio

As part of Serpentine Magazine‘s music issue, we bring you the music of our lives: Everyday Radio, an online exhibition of sound. Using the mobile application Periscope, a social media platform built around livestreaming video, the artists will remove the visual and broadcast purely audio. The app’s slogan is “Explore The World Through Someone Else’s Eyes” but…

Cuticle is the call-sign of Iowa City musician Brendan O’Keefe, who has just finished a new album, Mind Holding Pattern, for LA’s Not Not Fun records. A provocateur of wet electronic music, Cuticle’s sound has always been a queasy take on dance music for the introverted–vocal poems whispered through air ducts on landscapes of rigidly…

FADE IN:EXT. SUBURBAN HOME – DAYCUE CONTEMPORARY COUNTRY SONG WITH STRONG BACKBEAT The front of a house on a tree-lined street, mid-afternoon, sunny. MAN, white, 30s but looks young for his age, dressed in short-sleeved plaid shirt and jeans, walks down the driveway towards BLUE SEDAN. CHILD, 5-7 years old, smiling, follows behind him running…

READ: 1. Almost Famous Women by Megan Mayhew Bergman (Scribner, January 2015) Almost impossibly over-hyped, this second collection from Bergman about woman from the fringes of history already feels like a classic. 2. The Buried Giant by Kazuo Ishiguro (Faber and Faber, March 2015) Unarguably one of the most important authors of contemporary note, famed…