If you're familiar with chaos theory, which in its basic form is the attempt to find patterns in the random acts of shit on Earth, then you may understand the difficulty that comes with describing a full day at SXSW. To break down the chaos, Village Voice Media's roving music editors have selected t ... More >>
Jonathan KauffmanThe Pacific Court house breakfast, $3.65.Rice Plate Journal is a yearlong project to canvas Chinatown, block by block, discovering the good, the bad, and the hopelessly mediocre. Maximum entrée price: $10. The women at the table behind are comparing their morning's hauls. T ... More >>
George Clooney's ode to screwball comedies of yore is sooooo close. But yet.
The elusive Bob Dylan, masterfully considered, in I'm Not There
Low fights for aesthetic freedom
David Dondero and Adam Gnade hit the road
Low's brand of "slowcore" has made its creators unlikely indie rock favorites for more than a decade
The Run For Cover Lovers walk the thin line between love and hate
Folk singer David Dondero finds his songs the old-fashioned way -- by roaming the country's highways and byways
Megamillionaire Al Checchi thinks he piloted Northwest Airlines so well that you should elect him governor. Actually, he sucked in public subsidies, strong-armed unions, reneged on promises -- and still almost flew the firm into the ground.
The American Analog Set, and how quiet may be the last place for rock to go
Tired of computer gimmickry and gadgetry for Christmas? Prepare for exhaustion!