Eraserhead, Blue Velvet, Mulholland Drive, etc., to know that director David Lynch doesn’t think the same way other people do. So an all-encompassing arts festival bearing his name is always going to celebrate those who create something that exists on the edges of popular culture, that doesn’t sit comfortably with what is considered the “norm.” Christian Louboutin, David OReilly and Lynch himself will present exhibits, while music comes courtesy of Mercury Rev, Mike Patton (of Faith No More, Dead Cross, etc.) with DJ QBert, Richard Reed Parry, Saint Motel, Tokimonsta and Vic Mensa. That’s a gloriously diverse and weirdly eclectic lineup, befitting the man himself. And that’s before we mention something called a “soundbath” that includes Jónsi of Sigur Ros in some capacity. Who knows what to expect? It’ll be fascinating, though.
Yeah, this thing’s gonna be crazy. You only have to spend five minutes watching