Jun 08, 2018 Live Web Exclusive

For a guy who once said, "The god of darkness has ordained that I shall not laugh," Moses Sumney is pretty damn funny. "Sorry I was late. I'm from L.A.," he quips to raucous laughter from his audience, two songs into a set that should have started late on a Sunday night but instead began on a Monday morning.  More

Snail Mail



Jun 08, 2018 Music Web Exclusive

Snail Mail's Lindsey Jordan is victim of the music press's fixation with hyperbole.  More


Studio: A24
Directed by Ari Aster

Jun 08, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

Ari Aster’s Hereditary, the writer-director’s feature-length debut, is as assured of a first film as one is likely to come upon. More

Jun 08, 2018 Music Web Exclusive

Rare are the times that anyone can parse through their spiraling doubts stacked against the modern world, let alone conceive a reply. The questions never cease: "Am I original? Is my identity all-consuming? What holds me back?" More

Two Thousand Maniacs

Studio: Arrow Video

Jun 07, 2018 DVDs Web Exclusive

Directly inspired by the 1947 musical Brigadoon, the second installment of Herchell Gordon Lewis’ Blood Trilogy was brought to the screen in 1964. More

Wooden Shjips


Thrill Jockey

Jun 07, 2018 Music Web Exclusive

For their fifth record, VWooden Shijps' frontman and songwriter Ripley Johnson drew on the Portland forest fires and the flammable political atmosphere of 2017. The process wasn't easy.  More

Jun 07, 2018 Music Web Exclusive

Awakening from a seven-year dream is a frightening prospect. But for Toronto, Canada dream-pop outfit Bernice, emerging years after their debut album, What Was That, in 2011, that dream serves an inspirational purpose.  More



Infectious Music/BMG

Jun 06, 2018 Music Web Exclusive

Northern Irish rockers Ash formed in 1992, releasing the first of what now amounts to seven albums in 1996. After a steady decline from the high point that was 2001's Free All Angels, it was easy to assume time in the spotlight was done as each subsequent release spiraled closer to irrelevancy. More

Westwood: Punk, Icon, Activist

Studio: Greenwich Entertainment
Directed by Lorna Tucker

Jun 06, 2018 Cinema Web Exclusive

While Westwood does talk about her past and how she became interested in designing clothes, her caginess & reluctance to wax nostalgic about history is a running thread throughout the movie. More