In the 1990s, Nigeria suddenly jumped from nowhere on the map of world cinema to third most prolific national producer of movies. Welcome to Nollywood documents the country’s burgeoning movie industry, centered on Nigeria’s sprawling capital, Lag.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

I try to resist describing bands too much based on their influences, but for the rural New York duo Phantogram, it’s hard not to, since they draw from so many and find such striking ways to incorporate them all into something new. Their debut full.. Read more

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March was a busy month. With some 16 shows opening in April, next month isn’t looking any less busy. Working my way through the schedule, I realize that I’m going to be excessively busy this month. Suffice it to say, the people actually putting on.. Read more


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Arriving hot on the heels the ’90s hard-edged grunge movement, the music of Michigan Fly Paper ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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