Articles tagged folklore

Londoners and Time Travelers and Banshees, Oh My! Writing Modern ‘Folklore’

Ever wonder what kind of pickup line a banshee would use with a troll? Why aliens settled in London? How a time traveler’s riddle might save the planet? Scriptwriter Justin Calen Chenn does—and he shares the answers in his latest film, Folklore.

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Clap Your Hands Say Yeah: Hysterical

The folkloric Brooklyn band of indie rock fame return almost five years later with their third and most cohesive LP.

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15 Dec 2008 // 8:59 PM

Folklore: Carpenter’s Falls

More the Ghost of Ian Curtis than H.W. Beavermann.

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Folklore: The Ghost of H.W. Beaverman

Folklore’s debut is a lovely opaque work that should appear on all serious Best of 2008 lists.

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12 Aug 2002 // 11:00 PM

	16 Horsepower: Folklore

16 Horsepower is, in seven sentence fragments or less: pure bluegrass. Johnny Cash. A midnight field, full moon. The crackle of campfire on a dark mountainside.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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