VIP »

VIP – Judith Jamison

4 Jun 2010 – 6:12 PM Comments

Dancer VIP: Judith Jamison – Alvin Ailey former Artistic Director

Read the full story »
DANCE
MUSIC
POP CULTURE
FASHION
VIP
Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Music Reviews

Playlist: Consecration/Desecration

8 Jun 2011 – 2:09 PM | Comments
Playlist: Consecration/Desecration

Do you believe in God? (re)discover 10 songs that examine the subject of faith/personal beliefs with unique perspectives.

Music Review – I’m From Barcelona, Who Killed Harry Houdini

6 Feb 2011 – 3:55 AM | Comments
Music Review – I’m From Barcelona, Who Killed Harry Houdini

With the release of their sophomore album Who Killed Harry Houdini?, the many members of I’m From Barcelona have cast aside the elated revelry of childhood for an insightful look at adult life.

Music Review: Animal Collective

26 Nov 2010 – 8:45 AM | Comments
Music Review: Animal Collective

Animal Collective has always been boldly experimental with not only the shape and texture of its songs, but the enticing sounds crammed into each moment.

Holly Brook – Like Blood and Honey

9 Jun 2010 – 7:39 AM | Comments
Holly Brook – Like Blood and Honey

Momentarily best known for backup vocals on the rap track, “Where’d You Go,” teen-friendly Holly Brook has more to boast than just background music.

Album Review, Kylie Minogue, Boombox

19 May 2010 – 7:40 AM | Comments
Album Review, Kylie Minogue, Boombox

Tweet

Tweet

Music Review – A Fine Frenzy, One Cell in the Sea

18 Apr 2010 – 7:20 AM | Comments
Music Review – A Fine Frenzy, One Cell in the Sea

A Fine Frenzy is 22-year-old Alison Sudol, a gently melancholy songstress who offers whispered pleas for mercy on her debut album, One Cell in the Sea. The album is comprised of 14 tracks ranging from alternative pop to indie soul.

Man on the Moon

13 Apr 2010 – 10:55 AM | Comments
Man on the Moon

The epitome of today’s youth, recording of an artist. Mario Spinetti’s attention to passion is traced with purity. Portrait by Danny Tidwell

Album Review: ‘Snowflake Midnight’ by Mercury Rev

24 Oct 2009 – 4:25 PM | Comments
Album Review: ‘Snowflake Midnight’ by Mercury Rev

Almost twenty years into their turbulent career, Mercury Rev has outdone itself even by its own standards with the bands latest offering, Snowflake Midnight.

Rogue Wave

19 Aug 2009 – 11:10 AM | Comments
Rogue Wave

Rogue Wave is the incarnation of singer and guitarist Zach Schwartz, a former member of the Bay Area band, the Desoto Reds. When Rogue lost his job as a dot-comer, he headed for New York to team up with producer Bill Racine and lay down the tracks for Rogue Wave’s debut album.

Music Review | The Bird and the Bee

16 Jul 2009 – 11:35 AM | Comments
Music Review | The Bird and the Bee

The Bird and the Bee’s pop-oriented lounge music on Ray Guns Are Not Just The Future could soundtrack any given day in the life, from a lazy summer afternoon, to a casual night club, to a bumpin’ dance floor.

Of Montreal: Skeletal Lamping

8 May 2009 – 2:18 PM | Comments
Of Montreal: Skeletal Lamping

Kevin Barnes, the prodigal ringleader behind Of Montreal, took the notion of suffering for one’s art to a whole new level with the 2007 release of Hissing Fauna, Are You the Destroyer? Now, only a year later, Barnes and co. are back with Skeletal Lamping.