Marry Me

NBC, Tuesdays 9/8 Central

Oct 14, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

Of the new sitcoms hitting the small screen this season, Marry Me is by far one of the stronger. It doesn't stretch itself too thin working for laughs, but rather earns them genuinely. More

Oct 14, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Steve Ellison, better known as Flying Lotus, makes music that sounds like a melodic car crash. Each song finds jazz, hip-hop, R&B, forward-thinking electronica, and pop smashing together, but what should sound like chaos ends up (most of the time) as a cohesive whole. More

Oct 14, 2014 Music Web Exclusive

Nashville 1995 captures Steve Earle at the tail end of his transition period from more traditional country guitarist to folk singer and roots rocker. More

Oct 14, 2014 DVDs Web Exclusive

"We were Hüsker fucking Dü," says that band's former drummer at the start of Every Everything, knowing full well that the influential Minnesota trio was entirely worthy of the bravado. More

Oct 13, 2014 TV Web Exclusive

Lately I've been celebrating the fact that Doctor Who has been successfully pushing itself forward by pulling the science fiction stuff back a bit to reveal a captivating character drama, but this week's episode succeeds by delivering one of the most quintessential Doctor Who episodes this season.  More

All That Jazz Blu-ray/DVD

Studio: Criterion

Oct 13, 2014 DVDs Web Exclusive

With 1979's All That Jazz, director/choreographer Bob Fosse turned the camera on the most incredible subject in his universe: himself. From a screenplay he co-wrote with Robert Alan Aurthur, Fosse focuses on a period in which he furiously worked to juggle choreography for the Broadway musical Chicago while editing Lenny, the 1974 film he directed about the controversial comedian More

Kele

Trick

Lilac/Kobalt Label Services

Oct 13, 2014 Music Issue #51 - September/October 2014 - alt-J

The Boxer, 2010's solo debut from Bloc Party's Kele Okereke, had all the hallmarks of a one-off, stop-gap release. With Okereke's full-time band becoming increasingly electronic with their third LP Intimacy, it seemed a time-lapsed outlet for the singer to exercise his creative whims. More

Listen Up Philip

Studio: Tribeca Film
Directed by Alex Ross Perry

Oct 13, 2014 Cinema Issue #51 - September/October 2014 - alt-J

Insufferable asshole Philip (Jason Schwartzman) is an acclaimed literary wunderkind; his debut novel made him “notable, but not successful,” as he repeatedly points out. More

Oct 10, 2014 Comic Books Issue #51 - September/October 2014 - alt-J

The Transformers book you never knew you needed. More