While it should come as no surprise –humans are becoming more and more dissatisfied with our physical appearance. According to a recent study, 80 percent of women are unhappy with their bodies. The fact that humans are, in general living longer, coupled with the constant emphasis on “youth” in marketing and advertising, has contributed to our collective body dysmorphia.  Around the world, plastic surgery is becoming more and more acceptable, with a reported 23 million procedures recorded last year alone.While there was once a stigma attached to this closely guarded secret of the wealthy, today plastic surgery has become a symbol of conspicuous consumption. Obnoxiously Botox-ed lips and boob jobs, are shown off like expensive handbags and foreign sports cars. Join us as we explore our obcessions with the human body--and enjoy the body of music we have selected for you.


Tuesday, June 11, 2019