The Lost Art of Keeping a Secret
When it comes to entertainment media in particular, unless you make the choice to actively avoid spoilers -- and even then it's tough -- there's a pretty good chance you know what's going to happen long before it actually happens. And yet over the past few months, three very big musical projects have managed to somehow fly completely under the cultural radar and pop up only when things were good and ready. No leaks, no hints, nothing. Just a very pleasant surprise at a time of the artists' choosing.