Not every band can say they fled the merciless grip of a natural disaster while tracking the songs for their next record, but that's exactly what happened to The Thermals while they were in the studio with Desperate Ground.
While recording their forthcoming release (and their first in three years) ... More >>
First Aid Kit
Music Hall of Williamsburg
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Better than: Somebody with a beard.
Johanna and Klara Soderbergh walked to the edge of the stage at Music Hall of Williamsburg on Sunday night. "We're going to play this one without the mics," Johanna said, slightly sliding her f ... More >>
For years, Mike Rinder was the Church of Scientology's chief spokesman and executive director of the Office of Special Affairs, its intelligence wing. In 2007, his defection was among the most surprising in an exodus of high-ranking officials from the church. Since then, he's given several interview ... More >>
Recently Forbes staged an event a long time coming, bringing Jay-Z and the billionaire Warren Buffett to the same table as part of something they're calling the Forbes 400 Summit. People have been speculating about this meeting for years now--some quite prophetically--and as interlocutor, the ... More >>
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September 18, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 49
Columbia May Explode Even If Reactor Won't
by Jonathan Black
Peering off the glass bridge into the tank, you can see the graphic control rods plunging into the water. The water is distilled, slightl ... More >>
The semifinalists for the illustrious James Beard awards have been announced, with a quite a few hometown favorites in the lot, including Dan Barber and Tom Colicchio in the the Outstanding Chef category; Babba and Jean George for Outstanding Restaurant; Corton, Momofuku Ko, and Scarpetta for ... More >>