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Kanye West: having his cake & eating it

Consumerism is the enemy, sort of. From his speech to students at Oxford earlier this week: Advertisements

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In search of an artist

Excuse me while I cringe.  Kanye West takes it upon himself to tell Beck to “respect artistry” and hand his Grammy to Beyoncé. Lots of entertaining responses in the comments thread on the Guardian’s news item. Alternatively, you can listen to Beck … Continue reading

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Bad night out

“He spent half of the show wearing what looked like a chain-mail gimp mask. This novel piece of theatre quickly grew tiring.” A Kanye West concert that sounds so grim I almost wish I’d been there.

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