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Thursday, June 13 2002

The Steamroller and the Violin (1960/2002)

Truly, a genius on his way to being discovered lies within this sweet film.


Black Hawk Down (2001)

An action movie dressed up like an art film, 'Black Hawk Down' is not about betrayal or anger, but heroism and patriotic fervor.


The Bourne Identity (2002)

The CIA here is an intensely low-down, sinister, and duplicitous organization.


Wednesday, June 12 2002

Marques Wyatt: For Those Who Like to Get Down

My favourite generic neologism at the moment is True School House. It is used to describe sets by DJs like LA’s Marques Wyatt, someone


Traffic: Welcome to the Canteen

By the time Traffic recorded John Barleycorn Must Die in 1970, a new phase of their career had begun. The psychedelic rock songs had been replaced


Múm: Finally We Are No One

Mainly the quartet makes the kind of music that you might expect fairies to make.


Rachelle Ferrell: Live in Montreux 91-97

Though she is largely obscure outside of jazz circles (particularly those connected to the festival circuit), Rachelle Ferrell is unquestionably one of the most dynamic


DJ Shadow: The Private Press

DJ Shadow crept into the public consciousness in 1996 with his debut album Endtroducing. By that point he had already issued a dozen or more singles,


The Cooper Temple Clause: See This Through and Leave

Glam anthems and hardcore rants. The whir of techno and the crunch of britpop. Emo-boy crying and scary stalker screeds. The Cooper Temple Clause are


Box-O-Car: In the Future . . . on Mars!

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Tampa Review: Journal of The University of Tampa

Richard Mathews, Editor The University of Tampa Vol. 22, Spring 2002; Vol. 21, Fall 200l $9.95, $15 for one year/two issue subscription The Southern Connection To many, the sunshine


Pete Yorn

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Pinback

At first it seemed odd that a group like Pinback would have seven roadies setting up their equipment—not that the San Diego-based dream pop


Meshell Ndegéocello

NASHVILLE PUSSY 7 June 2002: Irving Plaza — New York by Kandia Crazy Horse Meshell Ndegéocello Nashville Pussy S E T    L I S T


Mates of State

Seeing Mates of State, whether its performing or sitting down for a chat, one cannot help but think that Kori Gardner (keyboards, vocals) and Jason


Luna + Sonic Boom

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W.C. Handy Awards

The Orpheum Theater Charlie Musselwhite The W.C. Handy Awards weekend in Memphis is not any one activity but rather a set of vignettes that


Preserving the Pascagoula by Donald G. Schueler

Our present crop of undergraduate students seem convinced that nature is nothing more than that unpleasant experience between the air-conditioned dorm and the air-conditioned car.


Filthy: The Weird World of John Waters by Robrt L. Pela

The man who built a career and a legend on the gleeful gross-out, the subversion of suburbia, and the celebration of the unthinkably perverse turned out to be, above all, a classy guy.


The End of Innocence by Chastity Bono with Michele Kort

During the voyage to adulthood, Chastity struggles to find success outside the shadow of her powerful parents.


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