Every year, ambitious young bands find new waysfascinating, puerile, ingeniousto play the Internet, and in 2011, one of the most captivating, effective ways to do so involved near-silence. A cluster of breakthrough bands, WU LYF and Unknown Mortal Orchestra among them, caused a huge pu ... More >>
I helped judge the Puppetry of the Penis auditions yesterday at 45 Bleecker, dodging the occasional oversized genital coming at me like a monster.
(I mean literally like a monster.
Auditioners were asked to twist their noodles into the Loch Ness Monster, among other things.
And unlike 'Ne ... More >>