Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson is a man of many responsibilities. In the past six days, he's DJed five events, performed twice with his band, the Roots, taped four episodes of Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, opened a restaurant that serves fried chicken he can't eat on his current diet, graded his studen ... More >>
Fathers, sons, and Johnny Cash distinguish a new doc
She won an Oscar for her performance as June Carter Cash in Walk The Line and now Reese Witherspoon is in negotiations to play sultry jazz singer Peggy Lee in a biopic done by Norah Ephron, who's fresh off doing Julia Child. Questions, questions.
Return to Folsom Prison with Johnny Cash
Conor Oberst Jenny Lewis Battery Park River to River Festival Saturday, July 4 Conor Oberst's labelmate Tim Kasher once sang, "I'm writing songs to entertain/ But these people, they just/ They just want pain." It's an apt summation of the lukewarm reaction to last year's eponymous Conor Oberst, ... More >>
Triple-A sirens contemplate blood, oil, and coffee with varying degrees of enthusiasm
Cash in hand but slightly out of focus, in Mangold's leisurely paced, well-acted biopic