Last year, artist Marina Abramovic's "The Artist is Present" exhibit at MoMA became the biggest performance art exhibition in the museum's history. Abramovic sat in a chair for a total of 760 hours and 30 minutes over the course of a couple months and people were invited to stare at her, insp ... More >>
MTV turns 30 today. To celebrate, we're running a bunch of pieces on the channel, its legacy, and its future. Would you look at all that postmodernism? For a multimillion-dollar event orchestrated with the dictatorial hand of all awards shows, there's always been a certain thrilling seat-of-the-pa ... More >>
Machine Gun Kelly Gramercy Theater Sunday, May 22 Better than: Going to the gym. Machine Gun Kelly onstage is like a Nintendo character, if someone kept pressing the B button. His feet touch the ground about as often as his knees hit his chest; he looks like he learned to walk on a Dance Dance Re ... More >>
How they missed the opportunity for a "Dance Dance Revolution" headline is hard to understand, but yet again, here you will find the New York Times Thursday Styles section interacting with Brooklyn's creatures of the night! This time, they are dancing, and they are doing it without drugs.
"I feel a huge connection to Scott Pilgrim: we all grew up playing in bands, we all grew up with the John Hughes-esque emotional drama drowning our lives. So all I had to do was write music and it would work." Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game pixel art by Paul Roberston Every few years, glori ... More >>
As the the Wooster Street prepares to close, downtown vets pay tribute the beloved space
Alexis Dos Santos shows promise and pitfalls in youth
Won't someone please think of the gamers? Today the Times considers the plight in these hard times of professional competitive gamers who had been living off cash prizes from tournaments but, as "the professional sport of gaming has nearly collapsed," must take jobs for which their other talents sui ... More >>
Sharyn Jackson is your American Idol host for season eight. This week: the iTunes sales plugging Top 9! all photos courtesy of FOXWallet-chain widower Danny Gokey The producers simply can't justify another two-hour show with only nine contestants remaining, so they've graciously cut back to 90 min ... More >>
Fake-instrument overload offers plenty to fret about
Helping the world forget we once loved ThighMasters too
Guinness writes the book on gaming but doesnt shatter any records
The Chinatown Fair will remain open, despite the 'for rent' sign. The Chinatown Fair is not going the way of the tic-tac-toe-playing chicken. The famed chicken disappeared a few years back, and a few Lower Manhattan residents feared it was "game over" for the beloved Mott St. video arcade when ... More >>
Guitar Hero fans attempt to look sexy while playing video games. Results are inconclusive.
The MOMA returns: A re-opening bash with Godard, Scorsese, and an avant-garde A-list
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