today's MUG 08.18.17

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music Flyte, our favorite band in the world for the last couple of years, releases The Loved Ones, their first album, a week from today. If you want to get up to speed on these four guys from England, a few selections to watch/listen: Echoes, Light Me Up, covers of River, These Days, and The Sprawl; Victoria Falls, and their single Cathy Come Home, a jaunty tune with devastating lyrics, written from the "entangled wires" point of view of parents of a daughter in an abusive relationship. They'll be touring in the U.S. later in the year; we'll let you know when dates are announced. [Photo at top: Harvey Pearson]

photography Opening September 1 in the Laurie M. Tisch Gallery at the JCC, Muslims in New York, images from the Museum of the City of New York.

movie Logan Lucky is the return-from-retirement film of director Steven Soderbergh, an entertaining heist caper starring Channing Tatum, Adam Driver and Daniel Craig.

art Staycation this year? Transport yourself via Streams and Mountains without End: Landscape Traditions of China, opening August 26th at the Met Museum.

book The reviewer for the Wall Street Journal said of Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst, "It's no exaggeration to say that Behave is one of the best nonfiction books I've ever read." Written by neurobiologist and primatologist Robert M. Sapolsky, you may well agree with the WSJ.

art Monday will be a day for looking to the heavens (with the right eyewear, of course). But you can add a fifth dimension to that impulse with a print of Marcy Palmer's Dizzy. From $24 at 20x200.

THE MORNING LINE Gone fishing! We're on a break through Labor Day. See you in September.
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