Seth Haley has long been mesmerized by how people in the past once processed the future. As Com Truise (one of many musical aliases used by the 20-something from Princeton, NJ), Haley maps out "mid-fi, synth-wave, slow-motion funk" (his words) that's deeply smitten with science-fiction-heavy storyte ... More >>
When you go see a movie at a Saturday half-price matinee, should it count toward that weekend's box office? You paid less than the guy who saw the movie Friday night. Does that mean your viewing shouldn't count?
What about if you see an old movie at a revival house: Should that count toward the box ... More >>
Lauren ShockeySeafood burger, with bento sidesWhen a restaurant describes themselves as "an East Village dystopian-futuristic Asian roadhouse," there's only one course of action: Go. So that's how we found ourselves at Bento Burger, a new Asian-ish themed burger restaurant in the East Villag ... More >>
The ironically named Complex.com has actually broken things down for us and named the top 50 sci-fi films of all time, of which I'll serve you the top 10.
Phone home, get your own list, and report it back to me.
10. Metropolis (1927)
So stylishly futuristic it even inspi ... More >>
And they're mine, all mine!
Have you ever seen me looking so happy since I posed with Loni Anderson?
It's just that my face looks really at peace when flanked by a tray of goodies at the new Bento Burger (101-E. 2nd Street), Miguel Calvo's Japanesey hangout adjacent to Lucky Cheng's.
Not nearly as sacrilegious as you may have hoped/feared. Pics by Chris, more below.Peaches Christ Superstar
Starring Peaches and Gonzales
The Concert Hall at the Society for Ethical Culture
Saturday, December 11
Better Than: Pussies, Peaches' one-woman version of CATS.
So here we have Peac ... More >>
Yes In My Backyard is a semiweekly column showcasing MP3s from new and emerging local talent.
Since the release of his critically acclaimed second record, 2007's I'll Sleep When Your Dead, all eyes have been on producer El-P, the tornado-culling Brooklyn naysayer whose creative displays of p ... More >>