Sure, this "Fab Four" hail from Liverpool, but the lyrics "like maggots colonizing / contagious disease contaminating" are about as far away as "love, love me do" as you can get. And that's how Carcass like it, even though the 2013 Surgical Steel album is proving to be their most "commercial" to dat ... More >>
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Set sail with the bass-iest cruise of the year
A sanitized Beatles tribute could use "Help!"
Andrea Arnold's adaptation of Brontë braves lines of color
The kids stay in the picture
Michelle D. AndersonThe effort to ban horse-drawn carriages in New York City rages on. Another report of a carriage horse collapse in a two-week span has left animal-rights advocates -- including celebrities such as Glee's Lea Michele and Pamela Anderson -- with a renewed passion to end the u ... More >>
The peppiest '60s quartet reunites, almost in full
The Most Popular Boy in the World rules the only voting bloc that matters: pre-teen girls
Bowery BoogieFat Hippo to be replaced by deceased cattle?Aside from its thankfully erroneous Nicky's listing, the CB3's upcoming SLA committee meeting agenda augurs a couple of other possibly interesting developments for the neighborhood.
At Marian Goodman Gallery, the Dutch artist aims her lens on the faces and ways of youth
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. August 25, 1966, Vol. XI, No. 45 John, Paul, George, Ringo: Cool Duel with the Press By James Kempton A press conference is where photographers jostle for the same shot as the one in the files and the reporters ask questions about th ... More >>
In City Council Districts 2 and 3, incumbents have much more of a lock than Alan Gerson does in District 1. In the former, first-termer Rosie Mendez built the right connections as a district leader, makes meetings, and has all the big endorsements. Her challenger Juan Pagan (pictured) is ass ... More >>
Hm, that ghost up there in the top left corner looks familiar. Vivian Girls photo by Santiago Felipe.In this week's Village Voice, Rob Harvilla goes one more round with The Vivian Girls, and comes away from their record release show a sweatier and more fulfilled man. Christopher R. Weingarte ... More >>
Mike Bloomberg has a deal with the city that keeps his mayoralty separate from the business he founded. But Bloomberg the company has a way of benefiting on local deals even without the help of Bloomberg the Mayor. You may have noticed, for instance, that the Yankees' cable network used to be ... More >>
Dark Meat at last year's SXSW, photo by Rebecca Smeyne See, it's totally lame, don't worry, you're not missing a thing South by Southwest just firebombed everybody's inboxes with a partial list of names playing this year's barbecue-and-booze blitz. A quick scan reveals the midsize marquee names to ... More >>
Bobby Darin and the Soops I have a stunning confession to make: I found out about Rodgers and Hart because of the Supremes! In the '60s, the Motown trio did a theme album commemorating the songs of that esteemed theater duo, along with novelty LPs dedicated to country, Liverpool, and Sam Cooke. In ... More >>
Masked minimalists ease up
Run for your life if you can, little girl: Julie Taymor's '60s-set musical is a bust
Video artist Chen Chieh-jen offers a mesmerizing take on the politics of image-making
Hawthorne and Melville meet angel of death, courtesy Len Jenkin
Rineke Dijkstra's young subjects meet our gaze head-on
Massive new Beatles bio probes Fab Four heart of darkness
He sings in French: 'the seasons come and go.' Jerome admires his accent.
Eager young bands kneel down to altar, re-create history of psychedelic rock in own image
Homepages From Across the Ages
Terence Davies on the Cruel Inventions of The House of Mirth
The Radical Right Got Wired Fast. When Will Progressives Catch Up?
Blue Morning, Blue Day, Little Blue Corvettes
How much are 'Natural Born' Killers affected by film violence?