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David Lynch Set for Talk at Second Annual Festival of Disruption at Theatre at the Ace Hotel Oct. 14-15

Lynch Joins The Kills, Moby, Shepard Fairey

By JOHN DALY

David Lynch will appear for an in-depth talk at the second annual Festival of Disruption at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel.

The Lynch talk will be moderated by his authorized biographer Kristine McKenna. Actress Rebekah Del Rio from Twin Peaks, and comedian and actor Bill Hader have also been added to the event.

Comedians, Musicians, Artists

Hader, with David Lynch Foundation executive director Bob Roth for a conversation about comedy, creativity, and meditation. The weekend benefits the David Lynch Foundation’s work with at-risk adults and youth.

Select Director’s Circle and Donor level tickets are still available for purchase via the festival website and AXS ticketing.

The Festival of Disruption’s lineup includes performances by Bon Iver (as a rare Justin Vernon solo set),TV On The Radio, The Kills, Sharon van Etten, Laura Marling, Reggie Watts, Moby, Shepard Fairey and more.

The Kills will perform at Festival of Disruption – Photo courtesy of The Kills

There are also talks with Ed Ruscha, Bill Pullman, Sheryl Lee, Pete Holmes and Twin Peaks Collaborators Duwayne Dunham, Dean Hurley, Johanna Ray and Gary D’Amico; art exhibits by William Eggleston and David Lynch;not-to-be-missed film screenings; and meditation sessions.

Net proceeds from the festival will benefit the David Lynch Foundation’s initiatives with urban youth, veterans with PTSD, women who are survivors of violence and abuse, adults and children living with HIV, and more.

Last year, Robert Plant, Deborah Harry and St. Vincent were on hand at the Festival of Disruption. For more information go to the Festival of Disruption website.

Check Out The Kills’ New Video For ‘Wait’ From ‘Echo Home – Non-Electric EP’ Out Today on Domino

A Beloved Tune Gets Revamped

By DONNA BALANCIA

When our favorite duo, The Kills, are a little bit quiet, the result is usually a great new tune.

In this case, check out the new, “non-electric” version of their classic song, “Wait” in a video of their in-studio recording session.  The tune is from Echo Home – Non-Electric EP — out digitally today, with a limited edition 10-inch  vinyl release available now.

Alison’s Killer Voice

The original version of “Wait” is off the The Kills first EP Black Rooster, released 15 years go. Alison’s voice really is prominent in the new acoustic version on Echo Home – Non-Electric EP.  The new EP also features “That Love” off  Ash & Ice‘s and a cover of the Rihanna song, “Desperado.”

Pre-order limited edition 10-inch: http://smarturl.it/EchoHomeEP

Pre-order Digital: http://smarturl.it/EchoHomeDL

Credits: Director / DP / Editor / Producer – Vern Moen; Camera Operators – Steve Ryan, Martín Vielma; Assistant Editor – Sutton York; Production Company – Long Beach Film Company; Colorist – Garrett Smith; Online Facility – Twinfolk Creative

 

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