A Group ‘About Being Messy and Chaotic’? porridge finds the radio

In the songs that Dana Margolin writes, sings, and sometimes shouts for an English rock band, she utters primitive statements. porridge radio. While the band’s simmering, fickle arrangements invoke many eras and styles, including post-punk, psychedelia, low-fi indie-rock, synth-pop, Chamber-rock, Margolin’s lyrics often turn arguments into cathartic spells. “Don’t touch me/I’m afraid of what I’m …

Reporting on a Chaotic and Unknown Place That Used to Be at Home

IT’S BEAUTIFUL (St. Martin’s, 320 p., $27.99), Jung Yun’s fascinating and timely second novel opens with one of the most disturbing scenes I’ve read in a long time. Elinor Hanson, a former model who desperately wants to get into journalism, is on a plane bound for North Dakota, where she’s researching a story about how …

Bob Woodward Extends Trump Diaries With Chaotic Transfer

Titles of three of Bob Woodward’s books on the Trump administration — “To be scared,” “angry” and now “Danger” – suitably blind. Books about the staccato flow of events accompanying Donald Trump’s time in office are often written in a staccato clip. The frenetic pace is doubled in “Danger,” co-written with Woodward’s Washington Post colleague …

Stephen Colbert (Not Him) on Chaotic Regime Change

“Earlier today, OnlyFans announced that it will block all X-rated content from October. What? It would be like Playboy just printing the articles, you know what I’m saying?” — JIMMY FALLON “Also, if you’re watching this with someone and you’re immediately ‘What’s Lone Fans?’ If they ask, it’s just a footnote. Trust me, they know …