Psychotic Disorders

  • Voice Choices

    July 16, 2014


    Seeman ho parties with our darkest emotions

  • Voice Choices

    February 12, 2014


    Catherine Deneuve loses it

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2013

    Is Lead Exposure Behind Cities' Schizophrenia Problem?

    In New York City, like in many other major metropolises, schizophrenia is a disease that can be more visible than most. In 1999, after a schizophrenic off his meds pushed a woman into the path of an oncoming N train, New York State even came up with a law to make the mentally ill seek compulsory tre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2012

    Eight Artists Who, Like Roky Erickson, Have Struggled With Mental Illness

    It seemed something like a miracle back in 2005 when psychedelic-rock pioneer Roky Erickson -- who plays Bell House in Brooklyn tonight -- took the stage at the Austin, Texas eatery Threadgill's, returning from decades of crippling mental illness and a hermit-like existence that had him pegged as Am ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    July 18, 2012


    Beach House shack up in Central Park

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    The 5 Most Profitable Drugs: They Never Cure You

    ​In this week's cover story, writer Keegan Hamilton investigates the controversy surrounding ibogaine, the experimental hallucinogen drug that has helped kick meth and heroin addictions. Ibogaine is illegal, even though its power to cure addicts has been proven. Hamilton's story describes th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    Science: Creative People are Basically Schitzo

    ​Everyone has them: the people in their lives they describe as "creative." Some people might describe themselves as "creative." Often, however, "creative" is kind euphemism for "batshit insane." And if they actually are creative? Well, according to science, "batshit crazy" is actually the case ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    What's Your Favorite Michael Jackson Song?

    ​Don't rush and say "P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing)" just because it seemed to be the most heartfelt. Really think through his entire catalogue as a solo artist and pick the one Jackson hit that means the most to you in a personal and profound way that makes his passing extra painful. Was it "Be ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    April 1, 2009


    Haunting post-bop from a scene hero

  • Film

    September 14, 2004

    The Cine of Lost Children

    Arrested development: Two American independent directors stage comebacks in Toronto

  • Theater

    August 10, 2004
  • Music

    January 12, 1999

    Sugar High '98

    Pop Still Matters? You Must Be Crazy!