We know Sunday is a day for lounging around in your borough of choice and taking things easy, but this week, you should probably consider exiting city limits and heading over to Huntington to catch Weezer at the Paramount. After the band's 21-year career, it's easy to take the L.A. quartet for grant ... More >>
For more shows throughout the weekend, check out our New York Concert Calendar, which is updated daily.
Courtesy of founder/organizer/smirkmerchant Mark McGrath, the shamelessly '90s-talgic "Under the Sun 2013" tour*--featuring Sugar Ray, Smash Mouth, Gin Blossoms, Fastball and Vertical Horizon--touches down at the Paramount in Huntington tonight [8 p.m./$71.25-$106.75], aiming to take you back to tha ... More >>
Kellie Pickler brings the country to long Island
New Hollywood's apex
Here's the drill: Explain why Cyndi Lauper has inspired/entertained/educated you in 150 words or less, and send it to me at email@example.com by tomorrow night (Tuesday) at 11:59 p.m. In other words, tell me why you feel "she's so unusual" and amazing.
On October 18 Patrick Stump will release his solo debut Soul Punk (Island), a fantastic, hooky pop-soul record, full of choruses that soar into the stratosphere and crystalline lyrics. The Fall Out Boy lead singer plays every instrument on the record, and the album lays bare his appreciation for bot ... More >>
Oh, relax, I'm sure it'll be a big hit. But on Saturday morning, Paramount had a screening of the film at the Lincoln Square Theater, and they were carting people off the street to see it!
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. June 21, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 25 Hype! Hype! Hooray! by Arthur Bell A heat wave blew into town last week. So did Merle Oberon, Malcolm McDowell, the Burtons, Ron O'Neal, Alice Cooper, Marlon Brando, withered endives, chopped liver fro ... More >>
--Chris Brown reached a plea deal in court yesterday in his felony assault case. Brown will avoid jail time by receiving probation, doing 180 days of community service in his native Virginia, and attending domestic violence counseling classes. Brown is ordered to stay 50 yards away from Rihanna for ... More >>
James Beard Foundation Awards winners included Jean Georges for outstanding restaurant, Drew Nieporent for outstanding restaurateur, Dan Barber for outstanding chef, Momofuku Ko for best new restaurant, Daniel for best service, and Totonno's pizzeria was named one of America's Classics. [NY Times] ... More >>
Gay icon"These deeply personal, campy, and insightful essays illuminate the eternal bond between gay men and their fabulous diva icons," says the blurb on the back of a new book called My Diva. And you know it's true because that blurb was written by yours fucking truly! The book has 65 gay men bea ... More >>
A double feature of unsung gems
It's a matter of trust
Stranded by Oscar
Applause for Rouben Mamoulian
Too hot to deal? Take shelter in the cool and dark of the matinee.
Conspiracy buffs craft their own online WTC movies
Raw deal: Acquisition disputes and pricey buys at Toronto film fest
Sly stalwarts, newly uncovered rarities in pre-Code series
Hustle and crow: Big deals, bigger boasts dominate festival
The eternal hustler works his gloomy-gus shtick and leaves the hipsters wanting more
Team America's critical mess: How reviewers misread the year's most potent political satire
How to remake a classic paranoid thriller without stepping on any toes
The Importance of Being Ernst
How Hollywood Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
'The Believer' Makes the Long Pilgrimage to the Silver Screen
Befores and Afters
Curtis Hansons Second Coming
L.A. Cops Fire Rubber Bullets at Protesters Itching for a Fight
Its a Plain Old Censorship Campaign