It’s Friday, which means the weekend is nearly here, and much rejoicing will be done all round. It also means it’s time to survey the best new music released in the last week, which this time around encompasses Joanna Gruesome doing an excellent Galaxie 500 cover, the first taste of the new Against Me! record, a new project for Grouper’s Liz Harris, the return of Xeno & Oaklander, and David Lynch proving he still does “creepy” like no one else. All this action is streaming for precisely $0, so click through and have a listen. … Read More
A couple of weeks back, we celebrated Pride Month with a pretty epic selection of essential LGBT films. The post was so popular with our readers that we thought we’d follow up with a similar selection of LGBT albums. As with our film selection, this encompasses records featuring LGBT artists and/or characters and themes. (And no, of course it doesn’t include Michelle… Read More
1. Four slightly different teasers for Pixar’s Monsters University, a prequel to Monsters, Inc. which focuses on Mike and Scully’s college years, have arrived online. Watch them all here.
2. Can we all agree that there’s no way that the new Sesame Street movie that’s in the works will be able to compete… Read More
Sailor Jerry has always been all about bucking trends and striving for something pure — whether it’s in the original tattoo art of the legendary Norman “Sailor Jerry” Collins himself, or the spiced rum his moniker adorns today. With Sailor Jerry Presents, the brand is furthering that ideal, bringing free music and performances from equally free-spirited bands to the masses. We’ve teamed up with the folks behind the series to take a look at some of these inspiring events, beginning with the recent free-for-all featuring OFF! and Cerebral Ballzy in Gainesville, Florida. Fresh off The New York Times giving props to his latest endeavor — The World’s First Perfect Zine — we sent David Shapiro, of Pitchfork Reviews Reviews notoriety, down there to send back a full report, complete with an exclusive photo gallery. … Read More