Future: DS2

Future: DS2

By Brian Duricy

On his second installment of the Dirty Sprite series, Future redeems himself and creates his own minimalist paradise. 28 Jul 2015 // 2:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

I walked out of the Anger Management Tour 3 show at Madison Square Garden appreciating Eminem for his, get this, maturity and professionalism -- seriously.

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23 Aug 2005 // 1:00 AM

Girls Next Door

Hugh Hefner is too worried about making himself look good for Girls Next Door to be anything more than business as usual.

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23 Aug 2005 // 1:00 AM

Obscure

Obscure is a noble attempt for a newcomer to the industry.

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The Truman Show: Special Edition (1998)

You want the happy ending and Truman's self-assertion, even if that desire is shaped by those ideologies and ideals marketed by both Truman Shows.

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22 Aug 2005 // 11:00 PM

	The Warlocks: Surgery

These Los Angeles psych-rockers are so far out there, they've created their own genre: Space-age doo-wop. And it's good, too.

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22 Aug 2005 // 11:00 PM

	Waltham: Waltham

Beantown band makes the best of a great situation, wearing its influences proudly while crafting ear candy nuggets a la the Knack and Springfield in the vein of late K-Tel compilations.

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	The Real Tuesday Weld: The Return of the Clerkenwell Kid

Modesty is a virtue, but a surfeit of modesty can grate. Listening to this album sometimes seems an impossibly precious pastime, like Belle & Sebastian with samplers.

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	The Mamas and the Papas: California Dreamin’: The Songs of the Mamas and Papas [DVD]

The band's comet-like rise and fall is a great story, but you won't learn about it here.

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	Patti LaBelle: Classic Moments

Don't let the title full you -- this disc doesn't compile great tracks from LaBelle's past repertoire but features all new recordings of old tunes made popular by others.

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	Def Leppard: Rock of Ages: The Definitive Collection

A collection of rock tracks so slick and depthless they epitomize the plastic fantastic emotionalism of mega-producer Mutt Lange.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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