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‘Better Call Saul’ Team Talks Season 4 Relationships, Reflects on Series Origins

As “Breaking Bad” prequel “Better Call Saul” heads into its fourth season, the series is experiencing new challenges — specifically through exploring Saul (Bob Odenkirk) as Jimmy McGill in the past and Gene, a Cinnabon manager in his post-“Bad” future, and without Chuck (Michael McKean). “The only person on Earth left for Jimmy to care about and for the love ...

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Nigel Godrich, Geoff Barrow, More Call for BBC to Save Maida Vale Studios

Yesterday, the BBC announced plans to shut down the historic Maida Vale Studios in north London. In response to the news, several musicians tweeted the hashtag “#BBCSaveMaidaVale,” including Radiohead producer Nigel Godrich, Beak>’s Geoff Barrow, Ride’s Andy Bell, Amber Coffman, Ben Frost, At the Drive-In’s Cedric Bixler-Zavala, and more. “Don’t destroy this incredibly important part of our cultural heritage—every bit ...

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Essential Arts: A violinist's royal wedding call, L.A.'s disappeared public art, 'Soft Power' debuts

Composer Ellen Reid has been in demand recently, and her latest commission, the historically inspired “dreams of the new world,” by the Los Angeles Master Chorale, made it clear why. “Reid’s score is wildly inventive,” writes Times classical music critic Mark Swed, “leaving little question about what all the fuss over her music is about.” The libretto, however, is uneven, ...

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