The news of Robin Williams' death sent me back to Dead Poets Society, a film I'd never forgotten but hadn't watched since it gripped me, myself a young teacher in a girls' school, in the 1980s. I, too, taught English like the movie's protagonist John Keating. Show More Summary
While Attorney General Eric Holder’s message in the St. Louis Dispatch is relatively good, there is something missing Since the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown, the nation and the world have witnessed the unrest that has gripped Ferguson, Mo. Show More Summary
Authored by Eric Holder, via The St.Louis Post-Dispatch, Since the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown, the nation and the world have witnessed the unrest that has gripped Ferguson, Mo. At the core of these demonstrations is a demand...Show More Summary
While the death of unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. continue to grip the nation, protestors gathered outside the Los Angeles Police Department’s headquarters Sunday to demand answers in the shooting death of Ezell Ford, 25, and unarmed man who was shot and killed by police last week.
More Gripping Photos From Inside Ferguson, Missouri It’s been 10 days since protests erupted in Ferguson after the heartbreaking shooting death of unarmed teen Michael Brown. At this point, there’s no escaping this pivotal story that seems destined to
I’ve been gripped by the stories and images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri since last week. This suburb of St. Louis has been wracked with unrest since Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African-American teenager, was shot to death on a city street by a police officer – while he was standing with his hands raised in [Read More...]
The Bug, aka Kevin Martin, will release his first album in six years next week. Angels & Devils features an impressive list of collaborators, including Death Grips, Grouper’s Liz Harris, Gonjasufi, Flowdan, and more. We’re already heard “Fuck A Bitch,” “Save Me,” “Void,” and “Function,” and now you can stream the whole thing below via [...]
Apple’s mega deal with IBM could give it a death grip on the enterprise market, but according to a report from The Information, Google’s Android team has been deep in talks with HP on ways it can push Android deeper … Read more ›
The sad and shocking death of one of our most gifted entertainers, Robin Williams, seems to have touched people very deeply--far more deeply than the premature death of other celebrities. I think there are two explanations as to why we have been moved so powerfully by his passing. Show More Summary
Requested by marco • Compiled by Leef 01. Armand Hammer - “Black Ark” (Race Music) 02. Dälek - “Forever Close My Eyes” (From Filthy Tongues Of Gods And Griots) 03. Godflesh - “Avalanche Mastersong” (Godflesh Ep) 04. Death Grips - “Lost Boys” (The Money Store) 05. Show More Summary
Friends of a 29-year-old man who was shot and killed while allegedly burglarizing a Long Beach home gathered for a vigil Monday night as they tried to come to grips with his death.
Is modern agriculture's hold on nature becoming a death grip? by Larry Powell This summer, the tragedy of dying pollinators took on a new dimension. (1) A team of Dutch researchers found that, in addition to bees, "significant declines...Show More Summary
Ns On The Moon has become, for the time being, the last album Death Grips released before they decided to break up. People who have been waiting to hear what was described as their double album will have to wait, at least a little longer, but now fans will be able to hear what was […]
Underwear marketing extraordinaire Andrew Christian has gone biblical in his latest video, pitting good “white winged” angels against evil “black winged” angels in a fight to the death because for some reason, love between white angels and black angels is “forbidden” and they need to fight about it. Angels vs. Demons probably had the largest […]
A “funhouse” indeed.
photos by James Richards IV, words by Zach Pollack, Milos Markicevic & Arielle Gordon Beck / Sun Kil Moon / disgruntled Death Grips fan The 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival began on Friday afternoon (7/18) in Chicago's Union Park with ...
As the Bug, Kevin Martin makes hard, physical, almost assaultive dance music. He’s the type of producer who releases a Death Grips collab called “Fuck A Bitch,” and we’re like, “Yeah, that sounds about right.” As Grouper, Liz Harris makes warm, amorphous, organic ambient music. The two are a weird match for one another, but [...]
In addition to breaking our hearts by breaking up, Death Grips also left Trent Reznor hanging by canceling all of their tour dates after they were announced as openers for the Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden tour. Right after it happened, Reznor tweeted, “sorry everyone… why would I have ever thought those dudes could keep it together?” [...]
Oneohtrix Point Never, the side project of retired NBA player Chuck Person, has just been announced as one of three replacement acts (the others being Cold Cave and the Dillinger Escape Plan) for Death Grips, who earlier this month called...Show More Summary
Oneohtrix Point Never's new logo Death Grips had to drop off the Nine Inch Nails / Soundgarden tour because they broke up (read what Trent Reznor had to say). But fear not NIN/SG fans, Trent and co. have put together...