Get ready to plug this in your bookmarks, iCals, sticky notes, and religious shrines, because the ultimate guide to free summer concerts 2014 in New York City is here! Seriously, scroll down and don't be stingy -- share with your friends. Concerts aren't fun without friends. We'll be updating this p ... More >>
When Punk Authority (Software Recording Co.), Pete Swanson's new EP, is emanating from my iPhone, a funny thing happens: my German Shepherd rushes in from wherever else he was in the house, snuffling and whimpering and breathing heavily. The ears flatten against his head. His entire body heaves. "Fo ... More >>
From a deranged Dirty Harry to the rise of Honey Boo Boo, it was a long, strange, sad, and silly trip
It's no surprise that Cole Porter was the king of oral receiving. Anyone who pens "You're The Top" is obviously screaming out the fact that he's gonna be on his knees real soon. But I had no idea just how de-lovely and de-voted the classic songwriter's passion for oral was.
If you're reading this in the bathroom, stay there--it'll have that much more relevance. In Full Service--the tell-all book by old-time Hollywood hustler/pimp Scott Bowers--the esteemed Mr. Bowels, I mean Bowers, talks about at least two old-time movie stars who thought a number two was a perfect ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 3, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 49 A memory of Mishima By Faubion Bowers I knew Mishima Yukio very well. Now, so does the whole world, not so much for his books which are marvelous and multitudinous in their variegation, but because on ... More >>
David Berman grows up (a little) and mellows out (sort of)
photos by Rebecca Smeyne William Bowers on Black Kids upcoming full-length: OMFG, preview of the non-EP tracks: “I Wanna Be Your Limousine” features a guitar solo that serendipitously quotes the vox of a certain Klaxons hit and ends with the Wicked Witch Of The West guardsmen chant. “Magnifi ... More >>
William Bowers's work shows up on SOTC every Tuesday once a week. Read all his previous columns here. "Did anyone see us open for 1990s on August 2nd at The Annex? How were we, really?"'photo by marc nolte' Provincializm: Let's Get Protean (or, Still An A.R.T. Fag) By William Bowers Identity, s ... More >>
A reporter hunts racist murderers, but does a verdict mean the case is closed?
Will Chuck Schumer, or any anti-Pickering revilers, finally apologize to the judge?
Liberal Decisions From a Conservative Court
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'What Was the State of Georgia Doing in Hardwick's Bedroom?'