required reading: get a sneak peak of james franco's new show

+ toro y moi reinvents itself with a new name + track.

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Get a sneak peak of James Franco’s new AOL show Making a Scene with James Franco. In it, he re-enacts classic movies with his favorite scenes and characters from other classics, like placing Napolean Dynamite in Pulp Fiction's the shoot-out scene (say what?!). See what it’s like to think like James Franco when the show premieres September 17. (Dazed)

Talking about my generation: A new study from the Pew Research Center found that Millenials are reading more books than those over 30. If our book clubs are any indication, it pays to have your nose in a book. (The Atlantic)

Chaz Budnick AKA Toro y Moi has pulled somewhat of an indie-Beyonce and announced he’s releasing an album, complete with a fall tour, under the guise Le Sins. Listen to the new track, “Bother,” from Michael, out November 4, below. (Prefix)

Freak out with us (pun completely intended) because even more details have been released about the upcoming season of American Horror Story: Freak Show including a complete character list. If you haven't already, cancel all your plans on October 8 and plan a viewing party instead. (Vulture

We heart fashion collabs, especially when they involve our favorite designers. Images of the Alexander Wang x H&M collection were just released from a shoot in an international edition of Vogue – and it looks good. (Racked)