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Avey Tare Gets Spooky
Class is in session with Earl Sweatshirt
Better Than: Megadeth. It was anything but amateur night at the Apollo Theater Saturday night as Metallica, unarguably the world's preeminent metal band, raged through a two hour-plus private concert on the hallowed Harlem stage. About 1,500 SiriusXM listeners were the fortunate audience members, ... More >>
Better Than: Getting a haircut, unless there's a complimentary head massage. If level of enjoyment could be measured by length of hair, everyone at the Mikal Cronin show was having a really, really good time. Last night at the Bowery Ballroom Cronin took the stage with the rest of his blissful gang ... More >>
Far From Heaven becomes a musical
A few years ago, I escorted my then-boyfriend to a hair salon for a dye job and considered that anal bleaching.
Beware: Nicolas Cage wants your offspring
Neon Lycra and headbands never looked this good
Akron/Family have a new addition
Torche returns to the city with a few new guests
Facebook This was spotted at the Fifth Avenue Apple Store on Friday morning during the hubbub prior to the iPhone 4S's release. That is a real hairstyle! It's possibly cooler than the tribute on Bond Street we wrote about last week.
Why wait more than two seconds to show off your new haircut at a bar? Kristi Banister (above) decided to open a boozy extension to her hip, old-timey High Horse Salon called, naturally, the High Horse Saloon. The smart thing about opening a bar next to your salon? You've already got a custom ... More >>
In today's paper, the New York Times reports that Governer Andrew Cuomo's campaign paid $1,383.86 to the Chicago-based stylist Alx Galasinao in January, as revealed in a recent campaign finance filing. More surprising than the amount Cuomo spent is the Times' decision to cover this non-story. ... More >>
photo by Sam Horine Michelle Rose Occupation: musician Best CMJ moment: Seeing old friends, making new friends, and that one time I got a free haircut! Best CMJ band: Cerebral Ballzy
The Chilean miners' wives are taking no chances. Because the only thing worse than your husband only very nearly escaping death and being trapped underground with the fingers of insanity clutching at him for more than two months is him coming out to find out that you haven't kept yourself gro ... More >>
Deerhoof: now a learning experience
We're the best! We rule! Yay, us!
Emancipate the Jil Sander wives!
Ladies and gentlemen, the savior of the record industry, heartthrob to millions, and bearer of the most influential haircut since Jennifer Aniston's, meeting his match in a revolving sheet of glass. [@itsthereal]
"If the person is an artist or a member of a dance troupe who lives in the neighborhood, that's cool. If the person has a short haircut, lots of muscles, and a polo shirt with the word 'DEC' on it, that's not so cool," said Claw." - A Brooklyn Lobster Roll "Dealer" named "Dr. Claw," who now d ... More >>
British synth-pop duo take Manhattan
via the Smoking Gun, of course Right. So that haggard, emaciated, disintegrating man in the photo above is Phil Spector, pictured sometime around day one of the 19 years to life he's serving in a California state prison for murdering the actress Lana Clarkson in the foyer of his gun-riddled mansion ... More >>
Indie rockers try to get tan
Let's have a belated hooray for the conviction of human chia pet Phil Spector and his Yahoo Serious hairdo. Can you believe a couple of jurors last time around actually thought Lana Clarkson had killed herself, even though a procession of other women came forth to describe the way Phil had ritualist ... More >>
Playing dress-up is actually a profession
The glamorous power lesbian conquers Manhattan
This week's Tom Tomorrow is worth a look just for its exploration of American sartorial and hair styles throughout the decades. Though it's being reported today that GM is considering selling its Hummer division, Tomorrow's cartoon seems to suggest that such a move would be premature.
Things get hairy for Amber Martin
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 4, 1957, Vol. II, No. 45 The Village Square By John Wilcock I don't know why people always sound so disparaging when they refer to "a typical Village girl." The sort of chick I visualize as a typical Village girl is pretty cute, a ... More >>
Stuff You Need to Know to Avoid Cultural Ostracism
No cutie for your death cab? Read on.
Mike Albo is so totally awesome at the 20th Wigstock
The wild, untamed, rock-star style of . . . golfers
Our fave beauty supply chain goes au natural
Taylor Mac kicks off Queer@HERE Fest with drag novelty
Chemically altered woodland creatures defy Brooklyn hip
Collecting This Season's Coffee-Table Books