Articles tagged not enough time to read

	Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds: God Is in the House [DVD]

God Is in the House might seem like an unlikely title for a Nick Cave DVD; his discography is ridden with dark tales of murder,

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	Various Artists: Johnny’s Blues—A Tribute to Johnny Cash

Let me start off by saying that the recent MTV Video Awards were a joke for the simple fact that Johnny Cash’s “Hurt” video

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18 Sep 2003 // 11:00 PM

	The Wrens: The Meadowlands

As far as critically reviled genres go, emo comes close to topping the list. If pressed, most critics defend their position by claiming that the

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18 Sep 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Bubba Sparxxx: Deliverance

Bubba Sparxxx has “NEW” tattooed on one meaty forearm and “SOUTH” on the other, so when he holds his arms up it spells “NEW SOUTH”.

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18 Sep 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Ashanti: Chapter 2

Nobody likes Ashanti. Actually, that’s not strictly true. Her records sell by the bucket-load and MTV and radio playlists (the new Payola) can’t

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18 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Underworld (2003)

The primary point is the look -- the drenching rain, the blazing gunfire, the catsuit.

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18 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Secondhand Lions (2003)

The phallic imagery of guns as associated with male potency is everywhere in Secondhand Lions.

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18 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Party Monster (2003)

Michael Alig's megalomania even reached such epic proportions that he had no qualms about bragging over the murder on camera during the filming of the original Party Monster documentary.

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The Fighting Temptations (2003)

Having demonstrated conclusively that she's a whole lotta woman in Goldmember, Beyoncé Knowles now shows another side.

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	Various Artists: All That Jive: Jazz Classics with a Swinging Sense of Humor

The title of this album, All That Jive: Jazz Classics with a Swinging Sense of Humor is apt, right on the money in fact, and

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	The Stanley Brothers: The Complete Mercury Recordings

It would be possible for this collection not to work, but it would take a concerted effort of malicious incompetence to make it happen. Alongside

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17 Sep 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Marshall Crenshaw: What’s in the Bag?

Marshall Crenshaw has aged quietly and gracefully. In an unassuming manner, he has gone about his business, both touring and in the studio, making distinctive

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	The Byrds: Sweetheart of the Rodeo: Legacy Edition

It was a recipe for commercial disaster. In early 1968, as psychedelic rock was still at its peak, and rock music became more adventurous, more surreal,

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17 Sep 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Steve Burns: Songs for Dustmites

Steve Burns was the host of Nickelodeon’s Blue’s Clues for six years. Blues Clue’s, for the uninitiated, was an incredibly popular children’

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17 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

We have a government run by people whose only goal is to enrich corporate profits, and we're paying the price; with our jobs, our health care, our international credibility, and our future.

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17 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

She was tempestuous, gluttonous, selfish and vulnerable: everything that an artist as genius is supposed to be.

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War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s Campaign to Create a Master Race by Edwin Black

Uncovers a long-repressed chapter of social history significant enough to command reappraisal of the legacy of eugenics for today and for the future.

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17 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Since the Layoffs by Iain Levison

We're simply rooting for the underdog to get back on his feet, to earn a paycheck, to settle into a routine.

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17 Sep 2003 // 1:00 AM

Jonah Sees Ghosts by Mark J. Sullivan, III

More successfully executed are Jonah's prophetic night dreams. Sullivan wisely withholds the specifics about this activity, which lends it a mystery the ghosts themselves lack.

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Autumn Glory: Baseball’s First World Series by Louis P. Masur

Reminds us that baseball a century ago was actually much like baseball now, with a few notable exceptions. Chief among them: 100 years ago, teams from Boston actually played in the postseason.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

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"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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