This Week’s Voice: The Fifth Annual Village Voice Jazz Critics’ Poll, Jason Moran, Those We Lost This Year, and More


In this week’s Village Voice, Francis Davis on Jason Moran, winner of the Voice‘s Fifth Annual Jazz Critics’ Poll, Tom Hull on the state of the genre in 2010, the results, and a salute to the year’s fallen, with a few we failed to note last year.

In Film, Nick Pinkerton delves into The Strange Case of Angelica, Karina Longworth on the problem with Blue Valentine and choosing between the smug couple or their loser friends in Another Year, plus we provide a shadow accounting of the year’s most-downloaded movies.

In Art, our critics pick the top five shows of 2010.

In Theater, Michael Feingold on the year in theater, while Alexis Soloski chats with New York actor Reed Birney.

Plus 2010 according to Michael Musto and more, here.