Rojak is a regular collection of assorted links as well as a bulletin summarising the week (or thereabouts) on this blog.
“Jeff, take the word ‘terrify’ and then make every letter as big as Mt. Rushmore, and you’ll have a good idea how I feel.” David Lynch on his music career. [via Entertainment Weekly]
Sigur Rós to tour. [via Obscure Sound]
Björk in NY. [via Alex Ross: The Rest Is Noise]
American Booksellers Association boycotts Amazon. [via MOBYLIVES]
Trailer for Patience (After Sebald), a film based on Sebald’s The Rings of Saturn. [via Conversational Reading]
- The Southeast Asian Film Festival at the Singapore Art Museum.
- This year’s Timbre Rock & Roots Festival is headlined by Buddy Guy.
- An excellent essay on Thomas Bernhard’s The Loser.
- Review of Leonard Cohen’s Old Ideas.
- Lucian Freud exhibition.
- Happy birthday, Mr. Dickens.