Damon Locks and the Black Monument Ensemble’s Religious, Funky Escape

Damon Locks and the Black Monument Ensemble’s Spiritual, Funky Escape

In the summer of 2020, when protesters took to the streets after the deaths of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor and the United States once again expected violent racist and ideological divisions, Chicago-based singer, producer and sound artist Damon Locks reckoned it was in a creative dead end. “Where Future Unfolds,” his 2019 … Read more

In Australia, Hollywood Stars Have Discovered an Escape From Covid. Who’s Jealous?

In Australia, Hollywood Stars Have Found an Escape From Covid. Who’s Jealous?

MELBOURNE, Australia – Actors Chris Hemsworth, Idris Elba and Matt Damon in the photo posted on Instagram, all wearing 1980s style sweats. You are maskless. Touch. Happy even. The headline reads: “A little 80s themed party never hurt!” Your outraged fans peppered the post with comments. What about the pandemic? Social distancing? Masks? We are … Read more