Arts Express: Wilson Phillips, Still Holding On: A Conversation

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Wilson Phillips: Still Holding On. Wendy Wilson and Chynna Phillips stop by to talk about their new TV show and girl group tribute album dedicated to their iconic parents – The Beach Boys and The Mamas And The Papas, respectively. While mulling music as self-discovery; the challenges of filling formidable DNA shoes; and serenading the Arts Express a bit, raw and resonant.

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Shoe Desire: Director Julie Banasra sheds light on extreme female shoe addiction in this country in her documentary, God Save My Shoes. And what it may be intimating about pathological consumerism, emotional accessorizing, sexual commodification, seduction, deception, and the ways corporations manufacture imaginary needs for profit. And a suspicion in all of this, pointing to possible shoe designer sadism and misogyny.

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Prairie Miller is a New York multimedia journalist online, in print and radio, who reviews movies and conducts in-depth interviews. She can also be heard on WBAI/Pacifica National Radio Network's Arts Express.