Night Crawler

Kings for a Night “It's a great opportunity to show off the wares, if you know what I mean,” says a high-class gangster in…

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Chris Speed Adventurous jazz fans may recognize tenor saxophonist and clarinetist Chris Speed from his front-line partnership with fiery NYC bandleader Tim Berne in…

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Chris Whitley If you caught either of Texas-born New Yorker Chris Whitley's last two appearances at the Bottom of the Hill, then you already…

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David Holmes The sounds that litter inner city streets are quickly filtered and forgotten by most urban dwellers, yet for Belgian-born DJ David Holmes…

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Savage Love

Hey, Faggot: AIDS was a crisis because thousands of people were getting sick and dying and nobody knew why, they couldn't do anything about…

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Klezmer Mania! From New York City nightclubs and movie theaters to San Francisco recital halls and backyard parties, the serpentine melodies and infectious rhythms…

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Sam Rivers' Living Legend Tribute Jazz in Flight has dedicated the last two nights of its Eddie Moore Jazz Festival to Sam Rivers for…

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Dish

What's Your Poison? If you're looking for fugu on local Japanese menus, don't be fooled by Blowfish, the enticingly named sushi bar that's moved…

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Recordings

“Good electrologists use expensive probes that are insulated all the way around, except at the very tip,” which concentrates the zap on the root….

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Mulch

Rudy Ropes in Willie Sure, Mayor Willie Brown was deeply interested in NYC's approach to the homeless, and that's why he chose the first…

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