Here's a collection of the year's best longreads published by the papers of Voice Media Group -- the nation's largest group of alternative weeklies -- as selected by Executive Associate Editor Andy Van De Voorde.
This week the Coen brothers' anticipated '60s New York folk film Inside Llewyn Davis leads another full slate of films openings in the city. We also interview Oscar Isaac, star of Inside Llewyn Davis and take a look back at two anniversaries: The 25th of John Carpenter's They Live - showing for...
Our critics think you should see The Punk Singer and Mauvais Sang this weekend, but there's plenty more to see in New York theaters. We also have a film essay in our holiday arts guide, and of course, our weekly Voice Film Club podcast.
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CHERYL & FCKNLZ didn't buy the hype that Thanksgiving isn't a great party holiday. They went ahead and threw "A VERY CLUB KID SEXXXY THANKSGIVING" at Baby's All Right on November 23rd, and gave everyone who went something to be thankful for.
ALL PHOTOS BY MARO HAGOPIAN
This year saw its share of incredible documentaries, but in 2013 the stand-outs are films that help flesh out the way we see the world.
Below are fifteen docs we suggest seeing, from the grisly to uplifting. Click on the name of the film to read its review.
The City That Never Sleeps forgot to even take naps in 2013. We had raves, zombie parties, drag bashes, music festivals, and burlesque freak-outs. And all of that was just January. Take a look back with us, won't you?
It's freezing outside, so why not steam up with a few hot tubs, saunas, and hard drinks? Sean Glass and Michael Gogel hosted this insane party at the Russian & Turkish Bath House in the East Village on November 23rd. Winter, you ain't so bad.
On November 22nd, Fool's Gold Records celebrated their 6th birthday at SRB Brooklyn with Bodega Bamz Brenmar, GrandeMarshall, Nick Catchdubs, Party Supplies, High Klassified, and more. They had a lot of help blowing out the candles.
ALL PHOTOS BY LAURA JUNE KIRSCH