This week's cover story is an in-depth look at one of music's most talented and intelligent, Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of the Roots. It's a great longread, if we do say so ourselves. (Check it out). And it could've been much longer. As writer Jenna Sauers discovered, Quest is full of insight and an ... More >>
Dedicated to the abstract and the ass-kicking
Down in the nation's capital, a vibrant and thriving experimental music scene is currently emerging thanks in large part to the Maryland-based, genre-encompassing label Cuneiform Records. That label recently released the beautiful second album by Janel and Anthony, who have helped spark their hometo ... More >>
A look at the works of Sara Driver
Young guns of the local rep scene
The full transcript of our conversation with the recently returned director
The films of Azazel Jacobs are on the offbeat end of the cinema spectrum.
There is no gold at the end of this terrible Matthew McConaugheyKate Hudson mash-up
Joe Strummer transcends the idea of punk, and the music lives on
The famous outlaw, the fawning outcast, and an epic movie that's as stylized as it is insane
Gentrifiers Beware! The Home You Bust Up May Be Your Own.
A random encounter on the streets of Buenos Aires sets off this pleasantly absurdist tale
Hey Mr. Sax Man, you're the hidden king of rock and roll, or whatever it is
A metaphysical adventure tale, Claire Denis's latest is a masterwork of poetic elusiveness
The Hit List
From wiseacre to wounded wise man: Murray as Bozo, bumbling dad, and bodhisattva
Gridlock in Paris, Gunfights in L.A.
From Rent Boys to Weathergirls
Wrestling With the Legacy of Cinematic Colossus Jean-Luc Godard
Claire Deniss Band of Outsiders
A Nutcase and a Point Guard Rise Above Wu-Tangs Solo Overkill