Yo Zushi is a contributing writer for the New Statesman. His latest album, It Never Entered My Mind, is out now on Eidola Records and is on Spotify here.
New books from Shigeru Mizuki and Polish duo Andrzej Klimowski and Danusia Schejbal reveal an understated way to keep the past alive.
Tonight was panned by critics. Rolling Stone gave it one star. But it's the album I return to most often.
Just what was Frank Sinatra's association with "made men"?
Orson Welles: One-Man Band by Simon Callow shows how Welles was an often chaotic yet masterful film-maker in his middle age.
Our cultures show that we can select who we are and who we want to be – but can they also be misused?
For centuries, we have been figuring out ways to increase our leisure time. Though we are far from a holidaying utopia, we have unions to thank for the little freedom we now enjoy.
Does culture exist in a vacuum? This “love letter to creative thievery” would suggest not.
To dismiss him as a right-wing cigar-chomper would be to disregard that rare phenomenon – a true star, an embodiment of the aspirations of his time.
False or misleading reporting is nothing new, but in the digital age, errors spread fast - and are harder to debunk.
Lady Day, a century after her birth.
The Zombie PM