Articles tagged not enough time to read

	Various Artists: Electro Nouveau: Tech, Synth Pop, and Nu-Electro

Over the past few years, the underground synth pop scene has been getting more and more attention from the mainstream media. Acts like Fischerspooner, Chicks

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	Frank Zappa: Zappa Picks: By Jon Fishman of Phish

Calling all Phish fans. Rykodisc asked Jon Fishman to drum up some business by baiting the hook that will haul in the fresh cash of

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5 Dec 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Soulive: Get Down!

So I’m over at my friend Pierre’s place the other night and he puts this CD on. It’s pretty amazing to hear

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	The Supremes: The 70s Anthology

I have vivid recollections of my childhood introduction to soul music. Songs like Junior Walker’s “What Does It Take (to Win Your Love)”, Aretha

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	The Mountain Goats: Tallahassee

At the beginning of this year, the Mountain Goats released All Hail West Texas, an album recorded at home on a nearly-broken down machine and

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Bob Dylan: Bob Dylan Live 1975 - The Rolling Thunder Revue [2 CD + 1 DVD]

In the fall of 1975, the thirtysomething Dylan felt he had to challenge himself, as well as have some fun with his friends at the same time, and that feeling is palpable on this album. After 27 long years, we can finally properly hear the Master in his finest hour, and what a thrill it is.

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5 Dec 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Jeff Buckley: The Grace EPs

In life, rock stars are fallible, capable of recording a bad album or being arrested for some unsavory violation you’d rather not know about.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Treasure Planet (2002)

A space opera in touch with its feminine side.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Stealing the Fire (2002)

What is the relevance of individual agency in such vast systems as the Nazi war machine or the post-war global arms trade?"

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Extreme Ops (2002)

At first, the girls-gone-wild moment is just about driving the supremely inept boys batty with desire.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Equilibrium (2002)

Hooray for kicking opponents' heads in, fancy wirework, and twirling black topcoats.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Empire (2002)

Of the many crazy clichés in Empire, Isabella Rossellini's big fat hair has to be the loony-tunesiest.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Daughter From Danang (2002)

Dolgin and Franco work hard not to exploit Heidi's naïvete for its narrative potential.

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5 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Analyze That (2002)

To endure Analyze That requires not just suspension of disbelief, but suspension of neurological activity as well.

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Growing Pains John Mayer represents the best of the new mainstream pop movement. Whereas mainstream pop of recent years has been about young, beautiful puppets

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Expect the worst, pray for something decent. That was my mindset going into the Chicago Guns N’ Roses gig this past Monday night, the seventh

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

“If you’re gonna ruin my show, get the fuck out.” Dan Bern stopped midway through his first song, “Hey God”, to direct an astonishingly

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

(Discrimination) has little to do with stereotypes and a lot to do with societal and economic power matrices.

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

One Man’s Bible by Gao Xingjian

Gao himself is a firm believer that word embellishments will not substitute for the truth.

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4 Dec 2002 // 12:00 AM

Manhattan Monologues: Stories by Louis Auchincloss

There's depth and a taste that can only be attributed to a well-cultured insight refined within the headiest caskets.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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