We’ve seen a few instances of big directors making a couple bucks directing live webstreams, the most high-profile probably being Terry Gilliam’s collaboration with Arcade Fire last year. But I did a triple-take when a press release landed on top of the inbox this afternoon, because it proudly announced that David Lynch will, on March 23, direct a livestream webcast featuring a performance by ’80s synth-pop chart-toppers Duran Duran. (With all original members!)

If you’re as confused by this as I am, check the full release after the break. Read More »