Entertainment thumps art in shows by Alex Prager
The hookup meets the walk-up as far out as Tenth Avenue
Reached by phone backstage at Lincoln Hall in Chicago, in the draggy hours between soundcheck and show time, Jens Lekman is all apologies. "I'm sorry it took so long," the 31-year-old Swede says of his new full-length album, I Know What Love Isn't, which arrived last month almost five years to the ... More >>
The best movie of the year (that you haven't been able to see). And 9 more picks.
Casey Abrams, in the jaws of a shark. Photo by Michael Becker / FOX. A pretty goddamn dramatic results show! First off, a few dozen comments-section psychopaths must have lost their minds when Thia Megia turned up in the bottom three. But Thia didn't lose, which is good for me, since whipping ... More >>
David WentworthTavi at Band of Outsiders What's more fun than supermodels and the celebrity-laden front rows of Lincoln Center? Heading to a random address in Chelsea, walking upstairs past smartly dressed, smiling greeters, and entering a Band of Outsiders fashion presentation that feels lik ... More >>
David WentworthKanye West and Band of Outsiders designer Scott Sternberg Standing outside the empty storefront at 408 Broadway at a quarter to noon on Sunday, we wonder for a moment if we have the wrong address for the Band of Outsiders and Boy Fall 2009 presentation. A stylish young man with a red ... More >>
Sally Hawkins just grins, while Greg Kinnear spills the Soup
If Angelina Jolie can wear a $26 evening gown, why can't you?
Paul Bettany explains the method in his director-tormentor's madness
An affair to misremember: Gondry and Kaufman reinvent the amnesiac romantic comedy
Millennium Movies Get a Second Chance
Dreamlife of Angels