Do You Know the ‘Flávio’ Story? Why These Photographs from Brazilian Favelas in 1961 Resonate Today

Do You Know the ‘Flávio’ Story? Why These Photographs from Brazilian Favelas in 1961 Resonate Today

Do You Know the ‘Flávio’ Story? Why These Photographs from Brazilian Favelas in 1961 Resonate Today

The photos tell a common story we’ve come to expect from media representations of abject poverty. There are the precarious piles of ramshackle dwellings spilling down a steep hillside, where emaciated kids in torn and dirty rags wear pained expressions, mouths agape. Over there, dirty barefoot toddlers run around outside half-naked, no diapers, playing on a cliff of mud and trash outside the front door of the family shack. Inside, too many siblings lay […]

July’s Best Music

July's Best Music

July's Best Music

Here are the albums, EPs and mixes we’re feeling most this month. Chapter 01 Best albums July 2019 The soundtrack to an educational film about safe sex includes some of the best music the pioneering electronic duo ever recorded. Listen: Bandcamp / Apple Music / Spotify / Soundcloud The Los Angeles duo blur the line between album and mix with this striking collection of ambient tracks stitched together with beautiful vocals from Kelela. Listen: […]