» Full Dark, No Stars - Stephen King's new novella questions mankind's ability to trust others.
[02.21.2011 by Bridget Doyle]


 » The Top 30 Albums of 2010 - Fashionably, fabulously late, our favorite music (and believe me, there was a LOT) of 2010, the year that some have called the best year for music ever. And only some of those fools work here. Plenty of usual suspects, lots of ties and a few surprises that I won't spoil, including our unexpected #1.
[12.24.2010 by The LAS Staff]


 » Live: Surfer Blood/The Drums at Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL - Remember when Weezer used to put together records that you could sing along to and rock out to? That's what Surfer Blood's show was like!
[11.04.2010 by Cory Tendering]

Music Reviews

Screaming Females - Castle Talk
»Screaming Females
Castle Talk
Don Giovanni
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross - The Social Network [Original Soundtrack]
»Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
The Social Network [Original Soundtrack]
The Null Corporation
Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest
Halcyon Digest
No Age - Everything in Between
»No Age
Everything in Between
Sub Pop
Robyn - Body Talk Pt. 1/ Body Talk Pt. 2
Body Talk Pt. 1/ Body Talk Pt. 2
The Walkmen - Lisbon
»The Walkmen
Fat Possum
» The Artist is Finished
Marina Abramović's much buzzed about retrospective/performance piece, "The Artist is Present" came to a close Memorial Day to reports of indecent exposure and drive-by vomiting. The exhibit, featuring a seated-and-still-for-hours Abramović, had been visited this weekend by a woman who stripped off her clothes and a man who upchucked in front of the artist. Both were apprehended by MoMa personnel. And we thought the crying was bad. Related: Louise Bourgeois, 1911-2010. Also related: Before Marina and Louise, there were these guys[06.01.2010 02:19 pm]

» MIA vs. NYT
The latest beef in the music word has an anthem. Punk provocateur, M.I.A., has posted new track, Haters, in response to her Lynn Hirschberg-penned New York Times profile which, according to Maya, ain't the "truff." Hirschberg unlikely to reply until she can find something to rhyme with "truffle fries." [06.01.2010 12:00 am]



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