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Album Review: Beck – Colors

If the respective rises of alternative rock and hip-hop were the most significant musical developments of the 1990s, we can credit Beck Hansen more than virtually anyone else (save for maybe the Beastie Boys) with bringing them together. But he also brought in folk, avant-noise, country, and Princely electro-funk; the dominant sonic signatures of his

Album Review: Melkbelly – Nothing Valley

There’s something desperate about the Midwestern summer, a certain revved-up edge to any nice day that’s brought about by memories of the miserable just passed and almost returning. That impatient pursuit of fun takes a musical form on Nothing Valley, the debut album from Chicago’s Melkbelly and inaugural release for Wax Nine Records, the Carpark

Film Review: The Florida Project

Early in The Florida Project, after a rambunctious trio of local kids stage a contest to see who can spit the biggest wad onto a car windshield from a second-floor motel balcony, the owner of the car in question and the mother of one of the children make conversation. It starts hostile, but before long, they’re

‘Justin Bieber: Never Say Never’ Movie Review

by Joe Bielawa ‘Justin Bieber: By no means Say Never’ Film Evaluation Paramount presented their fresh Justin Bieber documentary flick named, “Never ever Say Never” into theaters this past weekend. I just checked it out, and imagined it was certainly exciting largely simply because it provided a much more deep inside,”behind the scenes,” seem into