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2007 Stories by James Hunter

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  • Gold's Downtown 81

    published November 6, 2007

    Downtown 81, a newly released film (though the bulk of the footage was shot 25 years ago), presents a dramatic subset of New York art,... More >>

  • Siouxsie's Mantaray

    published September 25, 2007

    On her recent Out of the Woods, Tracey Thorn, singing about artists who awed her early on, mentions "Bobby D in '63." But she also... More >>

  • Alamo Race Track's Black Cat John Brown

    published July 17, 2007

    In 1977, a Dutch band with the Milan-sounding name Gruppo Sportivo showed up out of nowhere with a New Wave album released on Sire Records, home... More >>

  • Blame it on Rio

    published May 8, 2007

    The second album from Philadelphia's Hail Social is not vaguely, but rather clearly, happily, lucidly, wallopingly '80s. When... More >>

  • Sublimely nonchalant electro-pop majesty

    published March 20, 2007

    Tracey Thorn, of the now-on-hiatus duo Everything But the Girl, sings with the transparency of country air and the significance of Louis XIV... More >>

  • More Analog Smudges For Your Purring Orchestral Pleasure

    published February 27, 2007

    Air are smudgers. Since the Versailles-born duo of Jean-Benoît Dunckel and Nicolas Godin went worldwide with 1998's Moon Safari,... More >>

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