|News Feeds 263 feeds|
This cartographic study of musical incest started out as a personal (and let me add, super nerdy) project of mine. I was trying to map out how the bands I’m in (Disclaimer: I’m in a few bands around town, including Partman Parthorse and Butts), and my friends bands, were interconnected. Kind of a 6...
KEXP Blog: posted over 4 years ago
In the December 14, 2009���issue of THE NEW YORKER,���the book review is���given over to Terry Teachout’s Louis Armstrong biography, POPS, which has received unprecedented media coverage.��� The review is titled “THE ENTERTAINER,” which gave me pause.��� Its author is���John McWhorter, “a Senior Fellow of Public Policy at the Manhattan Institute and a lecturer at Columbia University.”��� [...]
Jazz Lives: posted over 4 years ago
Neko Case is not just the world's pre-eminent maker of haunting, big-voiced country-soul-folk. She likes old movies, too. And she's got damn good taste. Tonight, Case is programming some of her favorites for the Turner Classic Movies channel.pagebreakThe Neko-picked run starts at 8 p.m. with Woody Allen's Radio Days and continues until the wee hours with harrowing rags-to-riches tale A Face in the Crowd, the Orson Welles classic A Third Man, and director Albert Lewin's 1945 take on The Picture of Dorian Gray. Case will introduce the movies along with host Robert Osborne-- not a bad way to spend a chilly Tuesday night. (Check out the schedule here.)...
PitchFork: posted over 4 years ago
<p><a href="http://feedads.g.doubleclick.net/~a/M1JpmlU36WOvPoYsQEHY9UVk26o/0/da"><img src="http://feedads.g.doubleclick.net/~a/M1JpmlU36WOvPoYsQEHY9UVk26o/0/di" border="0" ismap="true"></img></a><br/> <a href="http://feedads.g.doubleclick.net/~a/M1JpmlU36WOvPoYsQEHY9UVk26o/1/da"><img src="http://feedads.g.doubleclick.net/~a/M1JpmlU36WOvPoYsQEHY9UVk26o/1/di" border="0" ismap="true"></img></a></p><span class="mt-enclosure mt-enclosure-image" style="display: inline;"><img alt="deathcomestotown.jpg" src="http://twitchfilm.net/news/deathcomestotown.jpg" class="mt-image-left" style="margin: 0pt 20px 20px 0pt; float:...
Twitch: posted over 4 years ago
This Saturday I gave a one-day seminar on Gordon Lish and the Lish school(s) of writing at The New School. A lot of what I spoke about I’ve written about on this site, and some of it may be posted in the future, when its written form is a bit more polished than lecture/discussion notes, [...]
HTML GIANT: posted over 4 years ago
by Ryland Walker Knight —Quick, before we think.
VINYL IS HEAVY: posted over 4 years ago
I briefly step on KT's toes to note that today marks an astonishing 29 years since John Lennon was murdered, a loss that's surprisingly raw all these years later. One day I'll write about my memories of my 16-year-old self...
The Elegant Variation: posted over 4 years ago
In Conversation: MTA at DNA Art, Nature, and Community at Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) Photographs by Mathew Pokoik � Tuesday, December 1 through Wednesday, December 30 Opening Reception: Thursday, December 10, at 7pm To be followed by the premiere performance of A Number of Small Black and White Dances by the Aynsley Vandenbroucke Movement Group at 8pm Dance New Amsterdam 280 Broadway, 2nd Floor (entrance on Chambers) Manhattan In Conversation: MTA at DNA documents the relationship between art and...
InfiniteBody: posted over 4 years ago
It is possible to read the Court’s opinion … in a variety of ways. In saying this, I imply no criticism of the Court, which in those cases was faced with the task of trying to define what may be indefinable … I shall not today attempt further to define the kinds of material I [...]
Art21 Blog: posted over 4 years ago