Monday, June 21 2010
The music at the Roots Picnic was loud, crisp, engaging and diverse. With the inclement weather holding off, all the elements successfully blended to create a great outing. The wide range of musicians demonstrated why the Roots are more than a crew but rather Philadelphia’s finest musical family.
Monday, February 15 2010
Longtime Wu-Tang Clan collaborator DJ/Producer Mathematics goes into the vaults and pulls out some choice cuts for remix and reinterpretations on this loosely formatted Wu-related release.
Thursday, December 17 2009
Wednesday, May 20 2009
Instrumental covers of Wu-Tang Clan classics: brilliantly postmodern in theory, staid and loungy in practice.
Thursday, January 22 2009
Ultimately, this film is neither dope nor wack — it’s just kind of boring.
Wednesday, January 14 2009
With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.
Thursday, August 14 2008
The dense mythology, painstakingly created over five novelistic seasons, has enough drama packed inside to be easily spun out for the next five, ten, 15 years.
Thursday, July 31 2008
Thursday, July 3 2008
The Wackness is a too familiar nostalgic movie, with period soundtrack, hot summer nights, and boys coming of age.
Tuesday, April 29 2008
And it just doesn't stop. If part two in this three-ring play was packed with well hyped product, July just keeps the receipt treats coming.