The jazz guitarist/electronic collagist/Darkside member Dave Harrington put two separate skills to work in the crafting of his upcoming EP, Before This There Was One Heart But a Thousand Thoughts. In keeping with his preferred method of making music, he began recording improvised pieces of music, re ... More >>
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"For $200, an Instrumental Prog-rock Italian horror soundtrack band of the '70s." "Who is Goblin?" They may just be the Danny Elfmans' of Italy, thanks to numerous spooky and seminal film scores, including Dario Argento's 1977 classic Suspiria (ranked by this paper at #100 on a list of the 100 gre ... More >>
Goblin terrorize Brooklyn
Why Paranormal Activity 4 and other new scary movies don't look like movies at all
A knife is never just a knife in these sex-crazed Italian thrillers
The 67th Venice Film Festival, where I'm currently on jury duty (although not on the jury headed by Quentin Tarantino) opened majorly pop with Black Swan, Darren Aronofsky's warmly received and borderline risible follow-up to his 2008 Golden Lion winner The Wrestler. Although a generic horr ... More >>
Hm, that ghost up there in the top left corner looks familiar. Vivian Girls photo by Santiago Felipe.In this week's Village Voice, Rob Harvilla goes one more round with The Vivian Girls, and comes away from their record release show a sweatier and more fulfilled man. Christopher R. Weingarte ... More >>
Not for the tender-hearted . . . just sayin'
The Italian master caps off his horror trilogy with horrific parody
What Would Argento Do?
Asia Argento predictably hijacks an otherwise a bumpy flight
No flesh in the pan, Argento erupts as a dazzling director as well as actor
Teen pregnancy, hilarious and sweet, in the indie-licious Juno
George Romero's latest takes on the YouTubers; zombies preparing vlog response
Where old masters, drunk teenagers, and Asia Argento make the fest's first week a blast
Drama and tourism at annual Italian retreat
Italian Horror's Scream King
Asia Argento Branches Out in the Family Business