A ‘Brilliant’ Show at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art (Portland Press Herald)

Positive reviews keep rolling in for the Basquiat/Warhol exhibition currently in the Bowdoin College Museum of Art’s Becker Gallery.

Songs For Skating: How Would Your Short Program Sound?

From NPR: Bad — or at least predictably ancient — music seems to accompany every performance by Olympic skaters. This bothers the folks at NPR a lot and they would like some musical suggestions to pass on to the skaters. More…

The Beatles, Michael Jackson, and U2 Make Vatican Newspaper’s List of Best Albums; Bob Dylan Snubbed

From The Wall Street Journal:  The Beatles, Oasis, Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson and U2 may be one step closer to paradise. But Bob Dylan is still “Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door.” The Vatican has previously denounced rock music as the devil’s work but in a surprise change of tune on Sunday the Holy See’s official newspaper, L’ Osservatore Romano, published what it called “a semiserious guide” to the top ten rock and pop albums of all time. More…

A Brief History of Pretty Much Everything

From The Daily Dish: A 2100 page-long flipbook by art student Jamie Bell containing a brief history of pretty much everything. Watch…