Cory Doctorow #BLM+ Your Authors @doctorow Pre-order the audio- and e-book for ATTACK SURFACE, the third Little Brother book, on my first-ever Kickstarter: tinyurl.com/AttackSurfaceKS Sep. 15, 2020 1 min read + Your Authors

Without question, the greatest concert movie of all time is STOP MAKING SENSE, Jonathan Demme's 1984 film based on Talking Heads's four-night engagement at LA's Pantages theater while touring Speaking in Tongues.

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Not coincidentally, the greatest rock show I saw in the 2010s was David Byrne's AMERICAN UTOPIA (I even got to see David backstage!). It built on the incredible choreography of the LOVE THIS GIANT tour (where they got the brass to do marching band choreography).

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On top of that, his designers built a fantastic, eerie, easy-to-strike set reminiscent in some ways of the STOP MAKING SENSE tour - watching the hands strike that set after the show in San Jose was incredible - 15 minutes!

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Now here's the incredible news: SPIKE LEE MADE A MOVIE OUT OF AMERICAN UTOPIA's Broadway run, debuting on HBO Max on Oct 17:

 http://www.openculture.com/2020/09/david-byrnes-american-utopia-a-sneak-preview-of-spike-lees-new-concert-film.html 

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Holy.

Shit.

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9laLcIp8GM 

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