This Week’s Voice: Cat Power, Jazz Consumer Guide, Martha Cooper, Gomorrah, The International, Will Ferrell’s You’re Welcome America, and More


Cat Power photo by Stefano Giovannini

In this week’s Village Voice Music Section, Rob Harvilla does live karaoke at the Apollo with Cat Power.

Tom Hull gives us 2009’s first Jazz Consumer Guide.

Aidan Levy on downtown jazzbo Andrew D’Angelo’s fight with cancer.

Annie Fischer remembers the young Lower East Side booster, filmmaker, and friend Vincent Galvin Jr.

In Art, Camille Dodero profiles the legendary graffiti photojournalist Martha Cooper.

In Film, J. Hoberman on Italian gangster flick Gomorrah and James Gray’s goofy new Two Lovers.

Scott Foundas reviewing The International: “Bail this movie out.”

Melissa Anderson on the go-shopping insanity of Confessions of a Shopaholic.

Nicolas Rapold at Documentary Fortnight 2009 at MOMA.

In Theater, Michael Feingold reviews Charles Busch’s The Third Story and Will Ferrell’s You’re Welcome America.

Alexis Soloski on ho-hum Ohio honey trap Flyovers.

Plus Michael Musto at a pool party, Savage Love, and more…

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