Last Call is The Takeout’s online watering hole where you can chat, share recipes, and bullshit the night away. Here’s what we’ve been reading/watching/listening around the office today.
You don’t need me to tell you this, but if you haven’t seen Black Panther yet, what are you waiting for? I can hardly wait until next weekend so I can see it again. It contains many life goals for me, not just about storytelling, but about being a beyond-fierce female warrior. And A.V. Club film editor A.A. Dowd has a great article out today about how Black Panther finally gives us a multidimensional supervillain. Please listen to me and the rest of the world and check it out asap. [Gwen Ihnat]
Amadou & Mariam live on KEXP
They met at Mali’s Institute for the Young Blind, began making music together, got married, and now Amadou Bagayoko and Mariam Doumbia travel the world bringing their beautiful, celestial music to us all. How lucky we are. [Kevin Pang]