Over the weekend SOTC pal Ann Powers wondered about what the music of Occupy Wall Street might be, and she discussed the drop-ins by the likes of Jeff Mangum and Talib Kweli as well as the music emanating from the park's current residents; she also mused on the "human microphone," the means by which ... More >>
In Waste Of Paint, our writer/artist team of Jamie Peck and Debbie Allen will review goings-on about town in words and images.
Debbie and I arrived at Fashion's Night Out like lambs to the slaughter. Never having attended before, we had no idea what kinds of mewling, puking throngs would fi ... More >>
Tuesday, January 19
Last night at the Bell House was Charlotte Gainsbourg's first live solo show "literally ever," in the words of her publicist, and the experience was a little like watching a rare Shoebill Stork at the zoo. We stared at her curiously, she sort of ... More >>
The delightful and Beck-heavy IRM is due in January, and Gainsbourg is doing two shows at the Bell House to celebrate the occasion, on the 19th and 20th. That is a hilariously small and out of the way place to see the progeny of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin, the star of Antichrist, etc. O ... More >>