The jazz guitarist/electronic collagist/Darkside member Dave Harrington put two separate skills to work in the crafting of his upcoming EP, Before This There Was One Heart But a Thousand Thoughts. In keeping with his preferred method of making music, he began recording improvised pieces of music, re ... More >>
Jarmusch's undead know how to live.
Spring is definitely, at long last, in the air, which means your social schedule should be ramping up as your friends emerge from hibernation. Gather a crew for a cheap drink and food deal at one of this week's hand-picked happy hour spots.
No. 5: Belly goat burger from Louro (142 West 10th Street, 212-206-0606) Goat is the most popular meat in the world. Let David Santos show you why.
The lycans of 'Hemlock Grove' get unleashed
Daniel Aukin helms the newest from Melissa James Gibson
Tuesday the rabbi saw vodka
Amy Adams stars in Into the Woods
She dazzles as Clarice in Silence!: The Musical, she startled as the Wicked Witch at Night of 1000 Judys, and she costars in a new movie called Gayby (below). And she was all mine for a tell-all Q&A in which I got to know what makes Jenn Harris really tick. Hi, Jenn. Let's start with Silence.... ... More >>
Or should I say more Joe Manganiello shirtless shots, since the 6' 5" True Blood star apparently likes to flaunt his worked out stuff as often as he keeps it hid.
It's been almost nine years since Anne Rice ventured into the world of Gothic horror. Today, she brings back her trademark dark prose with the release of The Wolf Gift, a book about a young reporter in Northern California that transforms into a werewolf. The Wolf Gift is Rice's first novel i ... More >>
Get ready for the 2012 release of a male-stripper movie filled with disrobing studlets! It's Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike, based on the ecdysiastical travails of movieland stud Channing Tatum when he was in his teens. This was before stardom forced him to put some (but not all) of his clothes ba ... More >>
Brooklyn swoon-rock trio Widowspeak mix the dreamy, staring-out-the-car-window drear of Mazzy Star and the more muscular propulsion of Kill Rock Stars-era indie. Torn between wistful and meaty, nostalgic and crunchy, their self-released cassette naturally fell into the eager hands of local me ... More >>
It's a Man Man's world
And is the Chupacabra Mexican?
Here's what Next magazine's Dan Avery has to say regarding the Logo series about striving gays and their well-groomed machinations: "The 'reality' show everyone loved to hate probably cancelled out 100 'It Gets Better' videos with its cringe-worthy depictions of Reichen, Rodiney, and the oth ... More >>
Did you hear the big news? New York's angriest, smelliest gubernatorial candidate, Carl Paladino, is going to be on the TEE-VEE tonight at 5:13 p.m.. What's going to happen? Nobody knows! We have some ideas.
New York City. If it's not the raccoons, it's the coyotes, geese, sewer gators, rats, bedbugs, or the dangerous fornicating opossums. The New York Post reveals that city officials decided to try to fuck with biology by introducing the rat-tailed marsupials into Brooklyn a few years ago to r ... More >>
David WentworthTake me to your leader. "Yeah, that's right, I'm talking to you, asshole!" screamed one man at another before the threeASFOUR show. However, we should be clear that this man wasn't exactly an invited guest. He was taking it all in from a bench on the perimeter of the concrete r ... More >>
The re-election campaign of Pedro Espada Jr. -- the New York state senator who made Albany go haywire when he betrayed the Democrats to go Republican only to betray Republicans to be lured back as an exponentially more powerful Democrat -- was just profiled by Nick Rizzo for Capital New York. ... More >>
Real vampires dont sparkle
The Twilight series keeps sucking the energy out of wallets and souls. True Blood continues drawing blood on HBO. Vampires Suck, a reputed spoof, will bite down on August 20.
We will never own one of these. Whee, the 62nd Annual (Primetime!) Emmys have been announced. There aren't that many surprises: As usual, HBO rocks, as does Mad Men, True Blood, 30 Rock, Glee, Neil Patrick Harris, and Tina Fey. Losties may get another chance to see the objects of their affect ... More >>
A new film about death and sexual restraint comes out this month. You may have heard of it--Twilight? The second installment in the vampire series, New Moon, features a meaty werewolf constantly busting out of his clothes, and the ongoing unrequited lust--excuse us, love--of undead teen Edwa ... More >>
Fun you can sink your teeth into
Not to get all Andy Rooney on our readers, but have you ever seen a movie so forgettable that you literally forgot you'd seen it? It was only after several minutes of watching MyTV Network's broadcast last night of Wes Craven Presents Dracula 2000 that I realized I'd actually seen the film during it ... More >>