Articles tagged not that you asked

	The Byrds: The Essential Byrds

After having done a shoddy job reissuing the Byrds catalog on CD in the late ‘80s, Columbia tried to rectify things with a lavish series

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29 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	AC/DC: For Those About to Rock We Salute You

The second wave of the AC/DC catalog re-issues by Epic Records hits upon the most interesting phases of the Australian riff monsters’ legacy. While

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	Various Artists: Savoy Blues ‘N’ Boogie

Blues ‘N’ Boogie is a unique collection of obscure, fun tunes dating from 1945-52. From the onset, the compilation does a nice job of placing

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26 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Rooney: self-titled

Ah, to be young and gifted. Some might balk at the fact that Rooney seem well connected and are making their debut on a major

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26 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	The Ramones: Leave Home

In the summer of 1989, I was growing out of the metal music that had been my obsession for the previous six years, craving something, anything

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26 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Grandaddy: Sumday

Grandaddy‘s excellent 2000 album The Sophtware Slump was a fascinating blend of neo-psychedelic, blissed-out indie rock and a lyrical theme of one’s attempt to

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26 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Ravi Coltrane: Mad 6

Ravi Coltrane has an unbelievable mantle to bear in his career as a jazz saxophonist, perhaps the weightiest possible. Miles Davis doesn’t have a

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	Ambulance Ltd.: self-titled

The best thing about the Super Cuts compilation that came out not too long ago on Star Time International was the song “Country Gentleman” by

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

While the slogan of anime distributor Central Park Media of 'World peace through shared popular culture' is probably overly optimistic, collaborations on films such as 'The Animatrix' are indicative of a maturation of both animation itself and the general public's perceptions of such a medium.

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Bhangra enters the American popular consciousness . . . and a new hip-hop anthem is born.

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Teammates by David Halberstam

It is a perverse, almost masochistic mode of operation, but it is how American popular culture works. The more the stars stay away, the more we try to pull them closer.

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Something for Nothing: Luck in America by Jackson Lears

With a legacy son in the White House and the rewards of hard work a crapshoot (thanks to corporate grifters like Enron), these days more attention is turning to the place of luck in American culture.

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Sewing Circles of Herat: A Personal Voyage Through Afghanistan by Christina Lamb

Though heartbreaking, Lamb's book is a beautiful gift to Afghanistan and essential to understanding a people beyond news clips.

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Stasiland: True Stories from Behind the Berlin Wall by Anna Funder

Funder presents what is essentially a journalistic narrative in the style of a fictional one, so that characters and thematic threads link up to elaborate deeper symbolic significances.

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Surviving the Death of a Sibling: Living Through Grief When an Adult Brother or Sister Dies by TJ Wr

The Surviving Siblings -- a pointedly misunderstood and heartbroken group with no clubhouse.

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

28 Days Later (2002)

Restless, irksome, strange: there's not much downtime in Danny Boyle's 28 Days Later.

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Hard Word (2002)

Cue sign of suspicion, that is, the frame lingers on Dale's dour face through car window.

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26 Jun 2003 // 1:00 AM

The Eye (2003)

The influence of blood kin and the customs of religion act as a fulcrum to balance the influence of the supernatural.

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Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle (2003)

Madison Lee draws so near to Nat that she seems ready to lick the younger Angel's pretty, smile-plastered face.

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25 Jun 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Dwele: Subject

Where the hell is D’Angelo? Aside from being the R&B version of Waldo, some might argue that Voodoo set the current standard

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