Tawbox is the creative studio that has helped artists like Stormzy and Dave bring politically charged moments to the stage. They’ve helped some of today’s most high-profile artists create and reflect moments that are about more than music, but which feel like a headliner and not a lecture. Read how, here.

Did you know that the CIA *might* have a song writing department? Nor us. Apparently, they just might have. Podcast “Wind Of Change” explores the history of the Scorpions’ infamous power ballad, its association with the fall of the iron curtain, and how the song might be more propaganda than pop hit. Listen for free on Spotify, here.

Zadie Smith has authored a timely reflection on life in lock down. Getting in early on what is guaranteed to be a huge theme in literature and non-fiction, she explores ideas and questions prompted by these unprecedented times, like; what does it mean to submit to a new reality, or resist it? What is the relationship between time and work? When an unfamiliar world arrives, what does it reveal about the world that came before it? Intimations is published on August 6th, expect to see it on bestseller lists soon after. Pre-order your copy here.