Are you tough enough for Katrina del Mar?
By Nick Pinkerton Elliott Stein, a longtime contributor to The Village Voice, as well as
Niles J. FullerScratch Acid in 1984. David Yowthe beer-swilling, crowd-surfing, lunging, occasionally dick-waving, shirtless, human sweat-mop frontman of post-punk iconoclasts the Jesus Lizard and Scratch Acidis quite the congenial dude, despite the juicy belches meted out in my ... More >>
all photos by Nate "Igor" SmithDon't care what you say, Thurston still looks bad-ass The Anthology Film Archives celebrated its 40th anniversary last night at the Hiro Ballroom. The scene was, by all accounts, an intimately swanky affair--reserved tables started at $500; mezzanine tickets cost $99 ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesFebruary 11, 1965, Vol. X, No. 17Movie JournalBy Jonas MekasSome people tell us: stay away from the Establishment; the Establishment will swallow you; you'll become the new Establishment.But I reason this way: There is a great beauty in Brakha ... More >>
Violate some categories! A downtown poet-performer collects 25 years of art writing.
Screening the latest as the film and art worlds compete for his star
Heed the Siren! Here comes the 9th Annual Siren Music Festival and related content: Gleefully hostile, says Rob Harvilla of Future of the Left. On new album: acoustic guitar. Problem? "It's irrelevant what old fans or old bands think," says Falco. "If anything, it makes it more exciting to push i ... More >>
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P.S.1 explores the early works of a legendary filmmaker
The film society
Four films at the Brooklyn Museum of Art
Radiohole mixes Carrie Nation and Kenneth Anger
Two queer underground classics, restored
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BAM series takes literal approach in honoring French rebel
Charles Burnett's much revered, rarely seen South Central-set film finally gets its theatrical due
Five shorts, one mindblowing DVD, and your couch
Cremasturbatory art film exercises no restraint
Invasion of the party crashers: A druggie Biennial highlight
Get your avant-garde fix with plenty of experimental cinema this season
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