Friday, June 27 2014
I can feel this week's album's energy from two planets away. I got my drink, I got my music, I will share it, but today I'm yelling. Yelling about a 2012 hip-hop breakthrough and the subject of this week's Counterbalance, that is.
Director Denis Villeneuve's most successful film to date is a baffling mood piece, a puzzle designed with no solution.
Sometimes it seems like Rob Brydon is everywhere in the comedy world. And that's a good thing.
In this re-imagining of Laura Bridgman's life, we enter a vivid world, albeit one deprived of sight, sound, smell, and taste.
Thursday, June 26 2014
For the first time since 1998, Australia's most recognizable music festival will not be on the schedule. In what appears to be an ever-expanding live music calendar, competition for headliners, audiences, and cash is only becoming fiercer and fiercer.
Seductive and haunting, "Waters" by Eliza Shaddad is a dance with life's dark choices.
L’eclisse is a highly regarded work of European modernism that is pretty to look at, interesting to think about, and grueling to watch unfold.
This musical duo that never really was a musical duo prepared a nation of adolescents for disappointment -- and the eventual acceptance of Auto-Tune.
Wednesday, June 25 2014
The simple alt-country of Lines West's music goes a long ways in softening the Connecticut band's intense lyrical explorations, as its new single "Lover" attests.
We take a look at what new TV series the major networks are offering this fall, starting with the Monday night roster.