New York's clang-on-an-anything all-stars Skeleton Key have finally returned with their first new music in seven years. They spent the '90s as unlikely major-label signees and released the sawblade-bashing industrial quirk-pop masterpiece Obtanium in 2004. Their new independent hustle surrounding th ... More >>
I can't even dance with two legs--though I can kick some mean ass, no problem--but take a look at Peg Leg Bates, the tapping sensation who uni-leg-ally danced up a whirlwind that put the amp back in amputee. The guy--seen here performing the "Harlem Hornpipe" and other routines in a wacky compilati ... More >>
Laurie Anderson performs Homeland for five nights at the Lincoln Center Festival in NYC, Rose Theater, Lincoln Center Time Warner Center. Ticket information here. "I'm not messianic about this. I don't need to bring my message to the world. I'm a classic case of talking, you know, to the people who ... More >>
Writer's cramp? No, a nonstop stream of diary during the Oscars telecast.
The heroines of 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days don't get to play pregnancy indie-cute
From the seer, suckers: The nominees, plus trash talk about some non-nominees
Egyptian musicians and Israeli villagers forge an unlikely, and unsappy, bond in the desert
Julian Schnabel sees only treacle in the story of paralyzed Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby
Making lemonade from lemons; reflections about a golden eye; jousting with Joosten.
From diving bells to red balloons, the NYFF's critical condition
Advice from grannies and trannies; other topics are glossed over
Our one-man jury bestows honors on the best of Cannes 2007
Cannes jury spreads out awards, giving Romanian the big prize