Articles tagged not enough time to read

28 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

Indigo Girls: Become You

Become You is among the best they’ve ever done, and if this album doesn’t charm you, nothing will.

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28 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

Eels: Souljacker

Souljacker is as strong as any of Eels previous albums, but even crawling through the muck there is a lot more joy and life here than heard before.

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28 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Comet Gain: Realistes

When fans and rock writers look at the career of Comet Gain, a bratty quasi-punk outfit born and bred on the streets of London, there

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	The Chemical Brothers: Come With Us

Pop the new Chemical Brothers album, Come With Us into your CD player, and let the genie out of the bottle. A flurry of soundtrack

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28 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

The Rookie (2002)

The conflicts are familiar, but 'The Rookie' presents them admirably and resolves them without sap overload.

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28 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

Panic Room (2002)

In lieu of plot or character, 'Panic Room' offers the house.

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28 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

Clockstoppers (2002)

For a movie about messing with time, it is quite linear and conservative.

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Journeys With George (2002)

Bush is many things to many people: a tyrant, a savior, a great guy, a shyster, a man of the people, and a moneyed elitist.

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27 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Dwight Yoakam: South of Heaven, West of Hell

I used to have the Airplane! soundtrack. It was, quite literally, the soundtrack to the film: music plus lines and sound effects, everything. Putting it

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27 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

Mirah: Advisory Committee

You feel dirty listening to Mirah. The distinct of feeling that you’ve stepped into someone’s private stash of recordings is rarely felt more

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27 Mar 2002 // 10:00 PM

	Norah Jones: Come Away with Me

Simplex munditiis. A few thousand years ago the great Latin poet Horace strung these words together in a valiant attempt to describe the scene of

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27 Mar 2002 // 12:00 AM

. . .(T)oday we 'worship' visuality as we sit reverently at the feet of Ódinn's throne, watching the whole world on a super-wide TV-screen.

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27 Mar 2002 // 12:00 AM

Today's Southerner plays whatever card is needed to win the hand.

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	The Walkmen: Everyone Who Pretended to Like Me Is Gone

There are some albums that only seem appropriate in certain contexts, that require a specific set of conditions to be properly enjoyed. This phenomenon is

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21 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

Sorority Boys (2002)

If there is a movie that might make me agree with conservative pundits assailing the 'vulgarity' and gross-out humor of contemporary U.S. culture and much recent Hollywood teen fare, 'Sorority Boys' would be it.

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21 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

Blade II (2002)

The Daywalker has his own agenda, still fever-dreaming and raging, but changed too.

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20 Mar 2002 // 12:00 AM

They just quietly took the revolution into their own hands because they wanted to make music as they pleased.

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Super Furry Animals: Rings Around the World

Rife with energy and overflowing with ideas, experiments, and glorious pop hooks, Super Furry Animals make a huge, bold statement with this album: they want to be a great band, not merely a good band, and with Rings Around the World, they just might have accomplished that feat.

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18 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

	Patti Smith: Land (1975-2002)

Land is the long past due collection of Patti Smith’s greatest hits, the joke being that she lucked into a radio hit once with

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18 Mar 2002 // 2:00 PM

	The Herbaliser: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Not a lot of hip-hop will make you want to rock bell bottoms or bust out an afro pick. But something about the intricate grooves

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