Articles tagged alias, brian michael bendis, michael gaydos

Families, Flashbacks, and Fodder in ‘International Iron Man #1’

Tony Stark's secret origin takes a small, but meaningful step forward.

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‘Invincible Iron Man #7’ Gives Readers New Dynamics With a Familiar Face

Tony Stark is a hot mess with a hot new ally.

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‘Spider-Man #1’ Shows That Adolescence Is Everybody’s Kryptonite

Give any teenager superpowers and they'll still struggle with just being a teenager.

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‘Ultimate End #5’ Ends With a Whimper

This story wants to be a fireworks show, but it's only armed with half a box of matches.

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Trials, Tribulations, and Chaotic Sub-Plots in ‘Uncanny X-Men #600’

An end to an era is rushed and riddled with errors.

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Vulnerable Invincibility in ‘Invincible Iron Man #1’

Forging a more balanced Tony Stark.

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The Articulation of Outrage in Brian Michael Bendis’ ‘Scarlet’

Brian Michael Bendis pens a socially relevant tale of revenge.

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Bendis & Maleev Reclaim the Hidden Tensions in ‘Moon Knight’

It's been a rough road to define a workable character arc for the Moon Knight character. The new creative team might just be the equal of the estimable run by crime writer Charlie Huston. That is, if writer Brian Michael Bendis has truly returned to top form.

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Your Virtual Fall TV Preview: Thursdays

If you want to know what's new on primetime TV this fall, stop right here.

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B. Dolan: Fallen House, Sunken City

The plucky Providence poet dodges the sophomore album slump with a poignant conscious hip-hop record, backed by huge beats from Alias.

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Secret Warriors Vol. 1: Nick Fury, Agent of Nothing

Jonathan Hickman blasts into the Marvel Universe, and he brings Nick Fury with him, as the super-spy popularized by Steranko maintains his classic sense of “cool”, refuting the modern-day “kewl” methods of cinema spies like James Bond and Jason Bourne as he attempts to take down his greatest threat to date.

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The Devil’s Due: What Ed Brubaker Did to Reinvent Daredevil

Could Ed Brubaker have written the definitive version of a character renowned for its production of 'definitive' visions?

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4 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

Alias: Resurgam

Pleasant and occasionally quite captivating ear candy, but difficult to distinguish from the rest of the electronic crowd.

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Alias to release first solo instrumental album in five years

After taking a nearly one-year hiatus, ambient MC, Alias, is slotted for a September release of his newest album, Resurgam. After fleeing the monotonous climate

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4 Jun 2008 // 10:59 PM

B. Dolan: Live Evel

This Rhode Island slam poet showcases a successful mix of Buck 65 and Sage Francis with his moving debut EP.

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Even looking inward, rapper maintains a healthy distrust

Sage Francis never flinches when discussing the instigative ingredients he sometimes uses to season his edgy raps. Well, almost never. Questioned about a potential line-crossing

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15 May 2007 // 11:00 PM

Alias: Collected Remixes

It's a good thing that what we'll remember are the bookends.

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Sage Francis: Human the Death Dance

It is Sage Francis' self-inflicted precedent of thematically consistent albums that exposes the weaknesses of Human the Death Dance.

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Alias & Tarsier: Plane That Draws a White Line

Alias and Tarsier are so reverential toward each others' work that they spend far too much time staying out of each others' way.

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12 Jan 2005 // 1:00 AM

Alias

Syd is back inside, mad and sad, insolent and exposed, a soap star with a body count.

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Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

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"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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