It is remiss to celebrate Pride without looking back on the tireless of work of the warrior mothers of gay liberation, Ms. Marsha “Pay It No Mind” Johnson and Ms. Sylvia Rivera. Trans women of color were, are, and always will be on the frontline of LGBTQA+ revolution.
What happens when two legendary artists intersect? Expectedly one of the greatest movie soundtracks you could ask for. Seu Jorge is now on his second tour of Wes Anderson’s The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou acclaimed soundtrack, a widely praised performance in which the Brazilian composer and songwriter has reprised his role in the film for a second world tour in tribute.
Living in Paris after the Bataclan attacks meant living in a different Paris. It makes sense that Phoenix responded to this grief with Ti Amo, a sleek and sun-kissed record that reminds us of what always comes: summer. Ti Amo is ten tracks of pure sunshine in the face of loss, inspired by the warm carelessness of 70s Italian discos.