Jul 14, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

In 1984, at perhaps the apex of his popularity, Prince was not simply a musician or a singer/songwriter. He was an enigma, a purple god with the uncanny ability to fill dance floors with songs of sexual liberation, apocalyptic imagery, and seductive rebellion.  More

Jul 13, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

When Japanese Breakfast first emerged into the world, it was to deal with the loss of Michelle Zauner's mother. The solo project from Little Big League singer Zauner mourned with impeccable pop style on 2016's Psychopomp. A year on and Soft Sounds From Another Planet finds Zauner seeking escape from trauma, shooting off to the stars for a synth-tinged autotuned adventure every bit as good as her debut. More

Jul 12, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

Sheer Mag have built their reputation on monster guitar licks (think Thin Lizzy and AC/DC), a true DIY aesthetic, and the powerful, melodic caterwaul of lead singer Tina Halladay. On their first full-length, Need to Feel Your Love, the band attempt to take the short bursts of their three EPs into long format, with somewhat mixed result. More

To The Bone

Studio: Netflix
Directed by Marti Noxon

Jul 12, 2017 Cinema Web Exclusive

Heavily informed by the director's s own experiences as a teen, To the Bone follows Ellen, a young L.A. artist struggling with anorexia.  More

Jul 12, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

Crterion's new box set collects three landmark Italian films. More

Jul 11, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

Hitchhiker is the rare archival release that can appeal to both rabid superfans and casual listeners. Recorded over the course of a single night in 1976, it captures Neil Young in a stony mood-just a man and his guitar, a piano (and a few mind altering substances) live in the studio.  More

Star Slammer

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Jul 10, 2017 DVDs Web Exclusive

Women in prison, in space.  More

Jul 10, 2017 Comic Books Web Exclusive

While certainly targeting anyone nostalgic for 1980s toys and cartoons, does this crossover between the worlds of Eternia, home to He-Man, and Third Earth, home to the ThunderCats, succeed as a book for true fans? And does it succeed as a story irrespective of its IP mashup? More

Boris

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Sargent House

Jul 10, 2017 Music Web Exclusive

One quarter century into their musical lifespan, Boris was ready to hang it up. An obligatory classic album tour in which they performed their landmark Pink was enough to re-energize the trio, leading to an album which makes nods to their entire discography. More