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Cutler Majestic Theatre
Cate Le Bon stars in her own folk reality
There is a trend among critics to describe the songs of Welsh performer Cate Le Bon as something new, but with a bit of listening the music of the 28-year-old songwriter is actually pleasantly familiar.
| January 31, 2012
Review: The best of the Ottawa International Animation Film Festival
The Canadians produce the best animation programs and prove it again with this international selection.
| January 24, 2012
Marina and the Diamonds | The Family Jewels
Chop Shop | 2010
You know those sci-fi dystopias where people strap themselves into little portable video pods and mainline TV feeds into their face until they become useless, pale husks incapable of feeding themselves?
| July 13, 2010
Play by play: December 18, 2009
Theater listings, week of December 18
Boston's weekly theater listings
| December 16, 2009
Play by Play: December 12, 2009
Plays from A to Z
Boston theater listings: December 12, 2009
| December 09, 2009
Play by Play: December 4, 2009
Plays from A to Z
Boston's weekly theater schedule
| December 02, 2009
Various Artists | A Psychedelic Guide to Monsterism Island
Lo Recordings (2009)
Artist, graphic designer, and toy creator Pete Fowler has been instrumental in the rebranding operation the Super Furry Animals have effected on their homeland of Wales.
| May 19, 2009
Lift and drag
Titus Andronicus and Los Campesinos!, Paradise Rock Club, February 13, 2009
In an age of polarizing bands, Welsh septet Los Campesinos! are among the . . . polarizing-est.
| February 18, 2009
Review: The Seagull, The Corn Is Green
Tons of love
The Seagull begins with a theatrical experiment — a brief symbolist drama dreamed by young Konstantin Treplev, who's struggling toward artistic expression while endeavoring to showcase his girlfriend and impress his actress mother.
| January 20, 2009
Paula Hunter’s off-kilter world
Paula Hunter gets under your skin.
| October 09, 2008
BBC America’s Torchwood
Conceived as a spinoff from the vintage BBC kids’ show Doctor Who , Torchwood has since come into its own
| January 22, 2008
Wikipedia doubled its number of articles in just 18 months. But who are the “Wikipediots” writing them? And why do they do it?
The ancient Library at Alexandria, once the largest on Earth, housed perhaps 500,000 volumes.
| December 12, 2007
Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela; James Levine’s Berg and Mahler; Measha Brueggergosman at Jordan Hall
“Something absolutely extraordinary is happening in Venezuela,” announced Tony Woodcock.
| November 13, 2007
Underworld and John Digweed, Bank of America Pavilion, September 15, 2007
The music of Underworld is almost supremely funkless.
| September 18, 2007
The Salvation Blues | HackTone
The album shimmers with the sort of musical detail that keeps woe-is-me songwriting from sounding (entirely) like a pity party.
| August 28, 2007
The Corn Is Green at Williamstown; Romeo and Juliet at the Publick
The Williamstown Theatre Festival revival of Emlyn Williams’s The Corn Is Green marks the first time this play has been trotted out in years.
| August 07, 2007
Ice and fire
Ice Cream’s cold contemporary art, Burning Man’s hot stuff
Burning Man began as a San Francisco pyromaniacs’ beach party in 1986.
| June 28, 2007
Paul’s got Kate?
Maybe not, but Simon Cowell goes up in flames
Paul Potts! Paul Potts! And again — Paul Potts!
| June 19, 2007
Portland scene report: April 6, 2007
Sibilance starts now
PORTLAND MUSIC STAFF
| April 04, 2007
A hunger for truth
Peter Behrens’s personalized novel sheds new light on the Irish famine
More that 150 years after the fact, the Irish Famine is little understood.
| September 20, 2006
Crossword: 'Start Your Collections Now'
Museums off the beaten path
Museums off the beaten path
| August 30, 2006
Anybody can edit
A weekend of Wikimania
Wikipedians postulate and congratulate their way into the future of the Internet.
IAN SANDS AND JESS MCCONNELL
| August 11, 2006
Travel guides that go beyond the practical
A handful of this year’s travel books seem an odd, almost ghoulish enactment of Rene Descartes’s statement that “Traveling is almost like talking with men of other centuries.”
| June 21, 2006
Take it outside
Have some fresh air with your art
Okay, you like art, but you also want to get out and enjoy the great outdoors . Y ou can have your cake and eat it too at these outdoor sculpture parks. Summer Guide 2006: Cheap thrills from Bar Harbor to New Haven.
| June 14, 2006
Samuel James's stories from the road
On the eve of Samuel James's second CD release on Northern Blues Music, For Rosa, Maeve and Noreen , we needed to catch up on all of his happenings since the release of 2008's Songs Famed for Sorrow and Joy .
| August 19, 2009
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