Events
//Features
North Carolina's Phuzz Phest 2016 Is a Music Festival Done Right

North Carolina's Phuzz Phest 2016 Is a Music Festival Done Right

By Matthew Fiander

27 Apr 2016 // 10:14 AM

Festivals can and should be transactions, but not of capital or codified cool. They should bring people into a space so they can see what it's about and let them add something to it. NC's Phuzz Phest does this well....

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Kiss My Grit: 19th Annual Full Frame Film Festival 2016

By Isaac Miller and Jyllian Gunther

20 Apr 2016 // 3:00 AM

Full Frame has that roughly perfect doc fest combo of grit and grits: viable texture, more heavy than fluffy, at times a bit cheesy, sometimes sweet, and always a worthwhile indulgence. ...

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//News

Andy Stott to Preview New Music at Denovali Festival in London This Weekend>

Manchester producer Andy Stott to preview forthcoming release at Denovali Festival, in London, on April 15th....

Tribeca Film Festival 2016 Gives Art-Centric Films Their Close-Up>

Lollapalooza's 25th Anniversary Festival in Chicago Stretches to Four Days>

Governors Ball 2016 Leads NYC's Rock Festival Season>

//Blogs

Dancing up a Storm with Underworld at Terminal 5 in New York (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Underworld's 2016 release Barbara Barbara... is their strongest in years and the new material is a welcome addition to their intense, epic live performance.

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Features
Festivals can and should be transactions, but not of capital or codified cool. They should bring people into a space so they can see what it's about and let them add something to it. NC's Phuzz Phest does this well. [27 April 16 // 5:14 AM]
By Isaac Miller and Jyllian Gunther
Full Frame has that roughly perfect doc fest combo of grit and grits: viable texture, more heavy than fluffy, at times a bit cheesy, sometimes sweet, and always a worthwhile indulgence. [19 April 16 // 10:00 PM]
Columns
Performance Oriented
Over-stylised and strangely unaffecting, Katie Mitchell’s staging of Sarah Kane’s controversial play yields mixed results. [24 February 16 // 9:15 PM]
Performance Oriented
There's an interesting play somewhere in the thin structure of China Doll, but not even a dutiful performance by Al Pacino can bring it to life. [25 January 16 // 9:30 PM]
Tour Dates
//Mixed media
//Blogs

Authenticity Issues and the New Intimacies

// Marginal Utility

"The social-media companies have largely succeeded in persuading users of their platforms' neutrality. What we fail to see is that these new identities are no less contingent and dictated to us then the ones circumscribed by tradition; only now the constraints are imposed by for-profit companies in explicit service of gain.

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