Paper Clip #28 by Tyler Curtis

Paper Clip is a weekly compilation of online articles, artifacts and other—old, new, and sometimes BOMB-related.

Part of the Paper Clip series.

1. In 1987, David Lynch hosted a documentary for BBC on Surrealist cinema, in which he presented several shorts by the likes of Fernand Léger and Jean Cocteau, and honored their preeminent influence on his work.

Part 2.

2. Editions Mego posted this track from Bill Orcutt’s upcoming record, A History of Every One, out September 30.

Vintage Banknote 100 Rouble 1919 Year Russia

Kovacs will perform several readings this week in New York to honor the novel’s publication, including tonight at Flux Factory and Friday at Book Court.

Eric Lambé

Images from Joue Avec Moi (Frémok, 2011). Eric Lambé.

4. Design enthusiast Will Schofield created 50 Watts to showcase the wealth of book-related design and illustration he’s collected since 2007.

William Callahan

Scan from DISASTER #6. William Callahan.

5. In 1990, Bill Callahan reviewed several records by outsider musician Jandek for his zine, DISASTER.

On the Paintings of David Lynch by William J. Simmons Coleen Fitzgibbon
David Lynch 1
A Sense of Place: William Ferris Interviewed by Michael Blair
William Ferris By Unidentified Photographer

The artist and documentarian on capturing the vernacular South. 

Looking Back on 2017: Music
Looking Back 2017 Music

Featuring selections by Jem Cohen, Keith Connolly, Britton Powell, Alan Courtis, Byron Westbrook, and more.

Josephine Foster by Gary Canino
Foster Cover

“It’s not a very academic approach, it’s just a part of what I like to do.”