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Why Sharon Van Etten May Quit Playing Music (and Become a Shrink) by David Bevan

Sharon Van Etten in New York City, March 2014. Photo by Jolie Ruben for SPIN The singer fears that “people who put on my records are sometimes going through hard … Continue reading

September 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Leap of Faith by Chris Wisniewski on Children of Men

  Children of Men didn’t really have a “best of the decade” pedigree. An unusually large team of five writers was credited with adapting P.D. James’s dystopic novel for the … Continue reading

September 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Giana Factory – ‘Lemon Moon’ by Norman Fleischer

Produced by TRENTEMØLLER and drenched in darkness – the Danish girl trio returns with an ambitious sophomore longplayer. Sometimes the music industry is just one big family, although quite often … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · 1 Comment

Nickel Creek: The Virtuosic Bluegrass Trio Reunites

Nickel Creek almost immediately wowed audiences when they burst onto the circuit in the early ’90s. A trio of precocious child prodigies — Chris Thile on mandolin and banjo, Sara … Continue reading

August 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

William Gibson: the man who saw tomorrow by Ed Cumming

30 years old this month, leapt into cyberspace almost before it existed by almost before it existed Prescience can be tedious for science-fiction writers. Being proven right about a piece … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Elizabeth Fraser: the Cocteau Twins and me by Dave Simpson

The Cocteau Twins had been apart for seven years, the mystique they had attained during their lifetime gradually growing and their influence spreading, when the announcement came that they were … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Enter the Void- Altering Perceptions on an Astral Plane Trip by Manohla Dargis

    More specifically, “Enter the Void” is the latest from the never uninteresting, sometimes exasperating Mr. Noé, whose films, like “Irrevérsible” (2002), skew toward provocations, filled with flashes of … Continue reading

August 5, 2014 · Leave a comment

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

For 15 years, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club has carried the torch for true rock and roll. The latest edition of the firebrand rock troupe, sees them at their most dynamic. … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

An Interview with TOKYO GORE POLICE Director Yoshihiro Nishimura

In September 2008, Yoshihiro Nishimura visited Austin, Texas where his film Tokyo Gore Police (Tôkyô zankoku keisatsu) won the first place prize in the AMD Next Wave competition at Fantastic … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Nobuhiko Obayashi’s House

HAUSU Seven nubile young schoolgirls are plunged into a seething cauldron of supernatural shenanigans when they venture into a haunted country house, in cult director Nobuhiko Obayashi’s eye-popping, jaw-dropping and … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · 1 Comment