ReGroup Theatre revives the Group Theatre's second play
The cover of Driphouse's Root 91.Driphouse is a dizzying cumulus cloud of leapfrogging electronic squelch courtesy of Daren Ho, formerly of Iowa City psych-noise institution Raccoo-oo-oon. Ho made the trip to Brooklyn in 2008, and since then his sparkling, crystalline synth tones (released on ... More >>
Dear Empire State Building, Happy 80th! Wow, that's old. You were born (completed, really, is the word) on May 1st, 1931, during the Great Depression. Standing 1,454' 8 9/166" tall, you were the tallest building in the world for forty years! A masterpiece of Art Deco design (although -- let ... More >>
Turned down three of the biggest parts in musical history? The talented nutjob rejected the title roles in the '60s smashes Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and Funny Girl!!! That's like ripping up three winning lottery tickets!
Each Thursday, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Hell Over Hollywood: The Truth About the Movies! Author: Jitterbug-hating revi ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMarch 15, 1962, Vol. VII, No. 21Garden Packed for GoldwaterBy Mary Perot Nichols"I would like to see a liberal journalist come to the Garden tonight and say that we don't exist," said the young Yale man with crew-cut and horn-rim glasses. He was ... More >>
The Taliban conduct a night ambush against U.S. troops on January 24. A commenter on this YouTube video wrote: "holy cow, tracer rounds are so cool!" Yeah, really cool. What a Sunday in sports and terror: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer fought to the death in a Grand Slam final, and so did the Pit ... More >>
Damn the billfull-speed farce ahead
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Freud's Machiavellian public relations relation and how he sold the world on capitalism
Cardinal Edward Egan faces a defining moment in the 2004 race for the White House
MTV Meets RNC in Times Square
Leading Democrats Go AWOL on Overtime Vote
A Success Story Where the Good Guys Win?
WABC Chills the Air