Cat Power x Kids Who Don’t Read Good

Arguably this is neither branding nor rock’n’roll, but we think the US Department Of Education’s decision to recruit indie songstress Cat Power for its ‘Let’s Read Let’s Move’ literacy campaign was inspired. As Pitchfork reports, the singer known to her friends as Chan Marshall read The Giving Tree by Shel Silverstein to a group of … Continue reading

Random House Soundtracks Bret Easton Ellis

Publisher Random House has assembled streamed soundtracks for each of Bret Easton Ellis’s seven novels as part of the promo for his latest, Imperial Bedrooms. It’s a smart idea: music is a key part of BEE’s characters’ lives and offers a route to new audiences for his books. If I weren’t already a convert, a … Continue reading