The Reverse Daycare tent at the Vans Warped Tour resembles nothing so much as a really relaxed waiting room. While away the hours in a bazaar armchair while your daughter (always a daughter) treks from stage to stage, occasionally texting you or stopping by the air-conditioned tent and asking the se ... More >>
David Miscavige and crew in happier timesHappy Independence Day! And to our international readers, Happy Monday!
Here in America, we'll be enjoying cool drinks by the pool or the beach or at the backyard barbecue, and the news cycle should be slow. So we thought we'd take this relaxing time ... More >>
The Daily News and the Post have rushed to the defense of Fire Department exams that have given us the whitest rank and file of any big-city department in the country, with 303 black firefighters out of 8,998, a percentage that's actually lower than the last time a federal judge ruled the sam ... More >>
It's so wearying to keep up with all the people buzzing at my face and asking me with penetrating eyes, "Have you seen such and such movie?" and "Did you watch last Sunday's episode of blah blah blah?"
Naturally, for my job, I try to see as much new entertainment as possible, and I end up ca ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJuly 25, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 40Ghouls at the Pussy CatBy J. R. GoddardA talented musician was watching the show at the Fat Black Pussycat the other night. Within 90 minutes he witnessed a long-haired grotesque who sounds equally convincing as Ru ... More >>
This week Bones, intrepid art-world raconteur, spends some time out in the cold with Christian Jankowski's Living Sculptures. Call it art vs. the Apple Store...
Faced with the invitation to participate in the 1999 Venice Biennale, the then-31-year-old German artist Christian Jankowski relocated, ... More >>