On their second album, the Ratchets serve up meat and potatoes punk rock with a pinch of reggae. Unsurprisingly, they sound the Clash circa 1978.
Shooting Back: Kamel Daoud's Reply to Albert Camus' 'The Stranger'
Graham Parker and the Rumour: Mystery Glue
Philip Glass Balances the Matter-of-Fact With the Metaphysical in 'Words Without Music'
GNOD: Infinity Machines
'Exile on Kalamazoo Street' Echoes in Literature Form the Genius of Theatre
Cannes 2015: 'Saul Fia', 'Mon Roi', and the Politics of Award-Giving
Olivia Chaney: The Longest River
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