Wednesday, December 11 2002
So if you’re in the market for a feather’s drop into wombed-out bliss, this is perfect winter soundtrack for your drifting disembodiment.
The crew have been around for quite some time in their native country, having already released two well-received underground full-length albums, and Jinx is a
Michael Stipe loved and feared Grant Lee Buffalo, the folk-rock outfit led by Grant-Lee Phillips, when he first heard Fuzzy, their 1993 debut. Phillips was armed
After releasing a relatively return-to-form album with 1999’s Viva El Amor, the Pretenders and lead singer Chrissie Hynde spent some time doing headlining tours but
When I first became interested in bluegrass, I asked a guitar picking champion friend to give me the name of a good introductory album to
Now, I love jazz guitar but I can’t say it’s an area that I go to expecting too many surprises. I simply never
To say the Blood Brothers play hardcore music is like proclaiming that ‘N Sync are a band—the declarations are indeed true, but they both
The collection of faux scholarly reviews at times even references itself.
The most successful amongst them possessed 'Face'.
The Mary of Schoemperlen's imagination is a considerate houseguest, a witty conversationalist, an avid reader, a breaker of diet resolutions, a shrewd shopper, and a congenial companion.
By the time Clinton arrived, Nader was a has-been.
Sometimes life is less interesting than fiction, even that of a star-screwing supermodel.
A Love Supreme was recorded the same way it was composed, and was composed the same way it was conceived: quickly, in the moment's inspiration.
Things that seem 'lighter than air' can carry secretly within them vast potential weights of human suffering and catastrophe.
... it's terribly difficult to fully realize and comprehend the awe that was Garbo.
Hart is a poet of consistent themes, whose work becomes (in this arrangement) structured around a systematic and co-ordinated series of repetitions.
With more than sixty books to her credit, the eagerly anticipated thriller, The Crush is a welcome addition to the Brown canon of classics.
Tuesday, December 10 2002
Tahmineh Milani charts the tragedy of stunted aspiration and the social subjugation faced by female participants.
If there's anyone you'd want to have talking you through his movie, it would be John Sayles.
The fascination of British filmmakers with the visually dynamic even occurs in films that seem concerned with quotidian subject matter.