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The Wrecks

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The Wrecks feed fans butter and whiskey at the Beacham Theater as RJ Bowen steps up for a taste.

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Giallo Essentials: Black Edition

Giallo Essentials: Black Edition

Screen Reviews

Smile Before Death, The Weapon, the Hour, and the Motive, and The Killer Reserved Nine Seats lurk in the shadows no longer, thanks to the latest limited edition of Arrow’s Giallo Essentials. Phil Bailey reviews three films.

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Memphis

Memphis

Features

Can rock and roll break the color barrier in 1950s Tennessee? Carl F. Gauze reviews.

Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend

Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend

Features

In Conan O’Brien Needs a Friend, a former late-night television host takes to podcasts and wages a merciless war in the making of friends. Review by Charles D.J. Deppner.

New Music Now 007: crêpe girl

New Music Now 007: crêpe girl

Features

Episode 007 features new music by Jack White, Snail Mail, and crêpe girl, and 2 sweet Yoko Ono covers from Stephin Merritt and Deerhoof. Stick around for joy!

Amythyst Kiah

Amythyst Kiah

Event Reviews

Singer and guitarist Amythyst Kiah makes new fans at the intimate Jaeb Theater in Tampa. Review by Bob Pomeroy.

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The Sacred Spirit

The Sacred Spirit

Screen Reviews

Chema García Ibarra’s haunting mix of UFOs and crime hits Blu-ray in a two-disc release from Arrow. Phil Bailey reviews.

Memoria

Memoria

Screen Reviews

Winner of the Jury Prize of the 2021 Cannes Film Festival, Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s Memoria subtly draws viewers into a connective reality shaped by the sounds and images emerging from the unknown. Lily and Generoso share their thoughts on the film, currently touring North America.

Watcher

Watcher

Screen Reviews

Chloe Okuna’s new thriller Watcher is an immersive journey into fear. Review by Phil Bailey.

Featured Music

Hell Fire

Hell Fire

The Reckoning (RidingEasy Records). Review by CarlF. Gauze.

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Nancy Mounir

Nancy Mounir

Nozhet El Nofous (Simsara Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

Bundle

Bundle

Keep For Cheap (Refresh Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.

Sorcery

Sorcery

Stunt Rock (RidingEasy Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.

The Handcuffs

The Handcuffs

Burn the Rails (Pravda Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

Noori & His Dorpa Band

Noori & His Dorpa Band

Beja Power! Electric Soul and Brass from Sudan’s Red Sea Coast (Ostinato Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

Halloween Nuggets

Halloween Nuggets

Halloween Nuggets (Liberation Hall). Review by Charles D.J. Deppner.

Hot Water Music

Hot Water Music

Feel The Void (Equal Vision Records). Review by Charles D.J. Deppner.

Sky Creature

Sky Creature

Bear Mountain / Child World Double EP (Sky Creature). Review by Carl F. Gauze.

Kacey Fassett

Kacey Fassett

Drained Drama Queen (Riot Act Media). Review by Carl F. Gauze.

49 Winchester

49 Winchester

Fortune Favors The Bold (New West Records). Review by Jeremy Glazier.

Joshua Hedley

Joshua Hedley

Neon Blue (New West Records). Review by Jeremy Glazier.

Ches Smith

Ches Smith

Interpret It Well (Pyroclastic Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

Mary Gauthier

Mary Gauthier

Dark Enough To See The Stars (In The Black Records). Review by James Mann.

Leyla McCalla

Leyla McCalla

Breaking the Thermometer to Hide the Fever (Anti). Review by Bob Pomeroy.

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Requiescant

Requiescant

Screen Reviews

A tale of dissolution and vengeance set in the Old West, told Italian style.

Pinetop Perkins

Pinetop Perkins

Music Reviews

Live at Antones Vol. 1/Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie (New West Records). Review by James Mann.

Mac DeMarco

Mac DeMarco

Event Reviews

Mac DeMarco and his crew of misfits brought good tunes and a good time to Portland, Oregon. Alexa Harris was all smiles.