Remains of the Day: CMJ, James Murphy, Judd Apatow, Booker Prize

rogenapatow Remains of the Day: CMJ, James Murphy, Judd Apatow, Booker PrizeBret McCabe has some deep thoughts about whether CMJ is still indie in The New York Sun.

LCD Soundsystem’s David Murphy talks to The Fader about his new mixtape and getting lost in the labyrinth of new DJ nights in New York. “I feel like kind of a weird dinosaur to a certain degree. I feel like a tortoise. But, I can still go see alligators and sharks and stuff.”

Via Pitchfork: Good Times: Bad Trips hits shelves later this month courtesy of Gallery 16 Books. The 138-page, hardback tome collects firsthand accounts from some fifty folks who took the bad acid– musicians, artists, writers, and the like– rendered in words and (you guessed it, trippy) visuals. Contributors include Devendra Banhart. Big surprise there.

Judd Apatow joins the boys’ club, including Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, as a partner in the comedy website FunnyorDie.com.

The Man Booker Prize will be announced tonight. Although, we can’t be sure about the merits of the judges, since they speed read!