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Spose, a young hip-hop artist, details his crash course in how the recording industry works. He doesn’t hold any punches or names. Just one person’s perspective, but it’s a great read for those looking to work with record labels, studios, and institutional entertainment companies.
Exploring failure’s role in success.
In a world where the latest Kardashian selfie drives mass media consumption, D Watkins talks about information being class-based.
Moby’s take on why New York is “no longer the world’s cultural capital.”
Addressing the question of whether machines can be creative.
A discussion about piracy and sampling, in context with one of the world’s top artists, Girl Talk.
Pussy Riot’s unlikely journey from art-school project to international icon.
Are the top Hollywood stylists cold-eyed dealmakers, or vulnerable freelancers, dependent on the whims of designers and stars?