photo by Nate "Igor" Smith
I Am Donald Tour (Donald Glover/Childish Gambino)
Red 7 in Austin (SXSW)
Saturday, March 19
Fuck Rap Cool.
If there was any message Childish Gambino, the rap alter ego of actor/improv comedian/joke writer Donald Glover, wanted to relay to the audience at Red 7, it was ... More >>
Hey, Broadway lovers, brace yourselves for the serious thesping gifts of:
Robin Williams in Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo
Ben Stiller in The House of Blue Leaves
Chris Rock in The Motherf**ker With The Hat
Vince Bucci/FOX Alice Cooper and the Idols
8:01pm. It's a sad night, and not because we're saying goodbye to another season of Idol, not because we're saying goodbye to Simon Cowell, but because they managed to drag this out to a two-hour production of group sings and product placements.
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Most definitely tonight's big whoop is Fucked Up, a/k/a that "brisk punk band from Toronto, with an unpublishable name," who will regale Brooklyn Masonic Temple, a/k/a New York's best venue for massive hearing loss, with a painstaking track-by-track recreation of their 2008 album The Chemistr ... More >>
Kevin Scanlon for the LA Weekly Our brethren over at the LA Weekly put out their annual People Issue this week. In addition to an entertaining (and frankly endearing) discourse on how Drew Barrymore loves the word fucking--as in "I fucking love cassettes"--and how Aziz Ansari's Parks and Recreation ... More >>