The Casual Optimist

Books, Design and Culture

October 6, 2016
by Dan
0 comments

Gimme Danger

A Jim Jarmusch documentary about Iggy Pop and The Stooges? YES. Gimme Danger is scheduled for a limited release on October 28th.

October 21, 2014
by Dan
0 comments

Iggy Pop’s BBC Music John Peel Lecture

Last week, Iggy Pop delivered this year’s BBC Music John Peel Lecture on the topic of ‘Free Music in a Capitalist Society’ at Radio Festival 2014 in Salford: I worked half of my life for free. I didn’t really think about that … Continue reading

November 21, 2012
by Dan
0 comments

Midweek Miscellany

Accidental Effects — Rick Poynor on the street photography of designer Robert Brownjohn, at Design Observer: Brownjohn tended to include enough of the setting to give a strong sense of the look and atmosphere of the place where he found … Continue reading

%d bloggers like this: