Oeuvre: Lynch: Inland Empire
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Inland Empire

While it would not be fair to treat Inland Empire as a sort of culmination…

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Owen: Other People’s Songs
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Owen: Other People’s Songs

For a guy who consistently sounds low-key, Mike Kinsella is quite busy. Over the course…

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Oeuvre: Lynch: Dune
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Oeuvre: Lynch: Dune

Bryan Ferry: Avonmore
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Bryan Ferry: Avonmore

It’s tempting to think of Avonmore as a throwback album. But what does “throwback” mean…

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Revisit: Happy Mondays: Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches
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Revisit: Happy Mondays: Pills ‘n’ Thrills and Bellyaches

We live in a serious world. In the era of the blogosphere, conversation about music…

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Gil Scott-Heron: by Marcus Baram
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Gil Scott-Heron: by Marcus Baram

Author Marcus Baram could not have chosen a better epitaph for the title of his…

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Life Partners
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Life Partners

There’s a whole lot of information dump in the first 15 minutes of Life Partners.…

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Reach Me
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Reach Me

Okay, I’ll be honest. I’m not really sure what to do with this one. Some…

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Horrible Bosses 2
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Horrible Bosses 2

About 20 minutes into Horrible Bosses 2, I had a realization: I barely remembered the…

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Pulp: A Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets
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Pulp: A Film About Life, Death & Supermarkets

If Oasis and Blur were Britpop’s Beatles and Stones (a braver and dumber man than…

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