Bill Hicks
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The Best 20 Re-Issues of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM

The year's best re-issues are highlighted by a trio of rock gods in the Stones, Lennon and Bowie as well as a bona fide American jazz genius and a bevy seminal '70s and '80s British bands.

//Columns

Stand-Up! America’s Dissenting Tradition Part 3: The Bills of Rights, Hicks & Maher
2 Aug 2012 // 6:20 PM

Two sides of the same coin, Bill Hicks and Bill Maher are comedic patriots; leave (their country) they will not, nor will they leave it alone, for they persist at picking at their nation’s open sores of injustice, hypocrisy, and superficiality.

//Reviews

Bill Hicks: The Essential Collection
9 Feb 2012 // 4:00 PM

Finally, a worthy compilation – and appreciation – of the greatest stand-up comedian of the '90s.

Laugh While You Weep with 'Bill Hicks: The Essential Collection'
11 Nov 2010 // 4:00 PM

If Hicks succeeded at anything, his special gift was in delineating the prurience —and profit-seeking— that has always hidden in plain view beneath the puritanical façade our politicians, priests and TV producers obligingly maintain.

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Tibet House's 30th Anniversary Benefit Concert Celebrated Philip Glass' 80th

// Notes from the Road

"Philip Glass, the artistic director of the Tibet House benefits, celebrated his 80th birthday at this year's annual benefit with performances from Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Brittany Howard, Sufjan Stevens and more.

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