Monday, December 26 2011
The year's best albums feature sophomore sets from two of indie's finest artists, a hardcore punk opera masterpiece, career highlights from four amazing women in the top 10 alone, new forward-thinking R&B and hip-hop, an electronic Big Album that shoots for the moon, and so much more.
Monday, September 15 2014
By time a song ends, one has undergone the journey from ignorance to familiarity accompanied by a sense of Déjà vu as if one already knew what one never has known.
Tuesday, April 10 2012
My Brightest Diamond's show dabbled in elements of cabaret and kabuki theatre, it was orchestral and it was rock, it was comedic and it was heartbreaking. It was simply something of her own creation.
Tuesday, October 18 2011
My Brightest Diamond swirls. She whoops. She lilts. She soars. She emotes with affect one minute and plays it straight the next without losing the creative thread.
Monday, June 7 2010
Who knew sharks were such good remixers?
Monday, February 9 2009
I'm all for artistic growth and boldly traveling into new musical territory, but unfortunately these adaptations are a little too haphazard -- or maybe just understaffed -- and Shara Worden's magic has been lost in translation.
Wednesday, August 7 2013
A number of premieres, a number of other artists, guests and collaborators and the NY performance debut of cellist Sunny Jungin Yang were all part of the free shows given by the Kronos Quartet as part of their 40th anniversary celebration at Lincoln Center.