This Week's Voice: Ahmad Jamal, Linkin Park, Frankie Rose, and More
Linkin Park, favorably compared to Radiohead by Christopher R. Weingarten.
In this week's Village Voice, Francis Davis weighs in on the new eight-CD box set honoring jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal, Christopher R. Weingarten compares Linkin Park's new A Thousand Suns to Radiohead's OK Computer, and Cristina Black profiles local Brooklyn fixture Frankie Rose.
In Film, Rob Nelson reviews the brilliant new Olivier Assayas movie Carlos, J. Hoberman endures the not at all brilliant Hereafter, Melissa Anderson doubles up on Hilary Swank's Conviction and Down Terrace, and Mark Olsen hails Bitter Feast.
In Art, Christian Viveros-Fauné on the return of the Jeff Koons porn paintings.
In Theater, Michael Feingold reviews the Elevator Repair Service's take on The Great Gatsby, while Alexis Soloski heads out to Lawrence Wright's Gaza play, The Human Scale.
Get the Music Newsletter
Keep your thumb on the local music scene each week with music news, trends, artist interviews and concert listings. We'll also send you special ticket offers and music deals.