Thursday, July 18 2002
Every year, the schism that divides electronic music into two very distinct and easily recognizable halves seems to grow larger and larger. On one side,
A lot of people found it curious that DC-based indie-poppers Aden elected to name their last two records after Steely Dan songs (“Black Cow” and “
Kurt speaks with A. David Lewis about his relationship with Marvel Comics, the difference between history and continuity, and what 'truly' matters to the readers.
Ever since the debut of the landmark TV movie, The Night Stalker, the cry has been, "When are we going to see a Kolchak
Its attention to intricate sociopolitical tensions, Sunshine State, recalls Sayles' previous work.
With all the incessant action, 'SL2' feels like it's trying to be bigger than it is.
Even as the girls in Holofcener's world have their own problems, they provide acutely recognizable reflections.
For all its efforts to offer other views, 'K-19' is an all too average U.S. war movie.
Busta out-acts and out-spectacularizes Tyra Banks.
The we-love-'50s-giant bug-movies homage by Independence Day and Godzilla makers.
Undertakes yet another examination of the restraints of orthodox Western religion.
It's near-endlessly entertaining to watch him handle the crocodiles.
Wednesday, July 17 2002
Most reviews of tribute albums start with something about how tributes are a dicey proposition, and how the best tributes capture the spirit of the
“This is rock and roll recorded poorly, played in a hurry, with sweaty hands and unsure reasons. How it sounds, what it says, who played
The phrase “Swedish pop” has been known to confuse more than a few casual music fans. For most, the first artist to leap to mind
Penniless has this sort of graph on their website of the bands reviewers most often name when searching for comparisons. Though I have visited many
For Philadelphia brothers Dave and Serge Bielanko, the cornerstones behind roots rock group Marah, a change of pace, scenery and attitude was definitely in the
Urgent and exciting, Electric Sweat by The Mooney Suzuki is not for the passive listener. With 10 noisy and racing songs, the album gets blood pumping
Ray Kane is one of the few guitarists who can thank fish for his music. At one time, the art of Hawaiian slack key guitar
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