The Faint

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Apr 2, 2009 12:00 AM Concert Reviews

Even before the indie-dance boom of half a decade ago, The Faint were playing glamorous, danceable synth-rock, marked by retro New Order arrangements and big, catchy choruses—their libidinous signature track, "Worked Up So Sexual," still outshines.. more

Feb 10, 2009 5:00 AM On Music

More than most, I understand that vocals are a matter of taste. I can barely listen to great albums by great bands like The Decemberists, The Hold Steady and Twilight Sad simply because those bands' respective singers make me cringe. So those who.. more

Aug 26, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

For author Eugene O’Neill, Ah, Wilderness!, his only comedy, was clearly a catharsis Ah, Wilderness ,Theater more

Jun 25, 2008 12:00 AM Theater