The 6th annual Brooklyn Rock Lottery will happen December 12 at Knitting Factory. The premise, as always, is this:The Rock Lottery premise is simple, but effective. Twenty-five hand picked musicians meet at 10:00AM at the evenings performance venue. These...
Sounds like: Tennyson, Slow Magic, Chrome Sparks Song: Niven. - Rapture (Ft. Natalie) What's so good? Man, oh man, I'm loving the heck out of the instrumentation on this track. Whoever Niven. is, they've totally blown it out of the park. Okay, so we do know a little bit about him. Show More Summary
The Avett Brothers' sweaty, rapturously received live events have become something of legend over the years. Though they've grown in popularity at radio, the band's stage prowess has played an important role in their development as one of Americana's leading touring outfits. On December 18th, the Avetts will a continue a long tradition...
So by now you have probably heard how beautiful, rapturous and all-around swoonable the new movie “Carol” is. I mean, come on, we were all already head-over heels in love just based on the trailer. So we waited, and waited, and waited waited waited for Nov. Show More Summary
The 15 standard-issue white pedestals in the main gallery at Shoshana Wayne stand in a neat grid, like a well-disciplined regiment. Their orderly anonymity is the perfect foil for the exuberant disorder of Kathy Butterly's small sculptures, intimate not just in scale but in the nature of their...
Todd Haynes’ new film Carol arrives in theaters this week an Oscar front-runner thanks to rapturous reviews. But the film, adapted from Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel The Price of Salt, had a long, hard fight to get to screens. For almost two decades, the film simmered in various circles of development hell. Show More Summary
The most telling, period-defining moment in Carol, Todd Haynes’ superb adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s 1952 novel The Price Of Salt (originally published under the pseudonym Claire Morgan), gets no particular emphasis and could easily be missed. Show More Summary
I am a big fan of HBO's drama The Leftovers based on a novel of the same name by Tom Perrota. In the show's mythos, 2 percent of all of the world's population vanished instantaneously without any explanation as to why or to where in an event called the Sudden Departure. Show More Summary
But "hawkish" was "bullish"? Roughly translated.... A Week of turmoiling... S&P -3.2% - worst week in 3 months Retail -8.2% - worst week in 4 years VXX +17.9% - biggest week in over 2 months VRX -8% - down 7 of last 8 weeks AAPL -6.4% - worst week in 2 months Financials -3.2% - worst week in 2 months. Show More Summary
Singer/songwriter Natalie Prass has been serving up some delightful covers ahead of her self-titled EP release next week, including her version of Anita Baker's "Caught Up in the Rapture" and an upcoming Grimes joint. Her latest is a funky, upbeat take on Simon & Garfunkel's "Sound of Silence." It's the... More »
Oh joy, oh rapture! After what seems like an eternity, the Queen is back! Missy Elliott dropped a new video out of nowhere this morning and it's everything you need right now. Get into this disco ball suit: Get into this choreo: Related...Show More Summary
Guest Post by Willis Eschenbach One of the reasons I lived so much of my life in the tropical South Pacific is because of the diving. Coral reefs are one of the most astounding ecosystems on the planet, boiling over with energy, movement, and color. I’ve spent hundreds and hundreds of hours in the water,…
This new Star Wars Battlefront trailer is making me feel feelings, specifically "this is very weird" and "why am I not on Hoth now."
India’s prime minister will address a crowd of 60,000 at London’s Wembley Stadium this week. Courting the diaspora makes sense. But the rapturous welcome is out of tune with UK-India business ties and a big local election defeat at home, where Modi mania is definitely over.
• A Texas homeschooling family has been taken to court after allegedly refusing to teach their children anything at all since “they were going to be raptured”. Of note, the family’s 17-year-old daughter ran away from home because she wanted to go to school. • Violence in the Name of the Messiah: Ultra-Orthodox Jewish fundamentalists [Read More...]
Asteroids could be crashing into the earth, oceans could be rising to engulf the coasts, the Rapture could be under way, and someone somewhere would probably still be asking, “Whither the New York Philharmonic?” It is the nation’s oldest...Show More Summary
Ah, Rapture. The greatest utopia that ever wasn’t. Would you kindly hit like on this to give props to one of the greatest games ever made? (Imgur) The post 69 Years Ago Today Rapture Was Created….. appeared first on Geeks are Sexy Technology News.
Men’s Folio Singapore makes an editorial play with birds of prey as photographer Estelle Klawitter links up with Falconry Pierre Schmidt for help with a striking fashion shoot. Models Tommy Marr (Brooks Modeling Agency) and Flemming (Dopamin) are front and center for the arresting outing. Show More Summary
Daniel Hoppes and his family, who are big fans of the fantastic Orwellian video game BioShock, recreated the environs of the underwater city of Rapture from the series for their impressively detailed and decidedly fun Halloween party. Even Big Daddy put down his weapons and got up to dance. Hoppes also very graciously shared photos […]
Photo by Ryan Patterson Natalie Prass's new EP, Side by Side, arrives November 20 via StarTime International. As previously reported, the five-track collection features live versions of "My Baby Don't Understand Me" and "Christie" from...Show More Summary