“It was so incredibly untrue to life and yet so perfectly exposing at the same time.”
“I think it guarantees that the people in power in that corporation are listening close to what I’m saying and what their kids are dancing to.”
“Everyone was watching that show. Angelo Badalamenti had a huge influence on the shoegaze sound.”
“I think we can turn this around, but we can’t wait. We need the attention of everyone immediately.”
“body horror was not my term. It was a term someone used to describe what I was doing, so it is not a category in my head that I use to make films.”
It does not appear as though the U.S. has any intention of leaving until all of the oil in Iraq is gone.
They were giving an ETA of around 2100 for the worst of global warming. That deadline has now been upgraded to, well, how does tomorrow work for you?
Illegal activity? Fine. Terrorism? Are you high?
“I’m fucking angry and upset right now, and I’m also scared and trying to come to grips with balancing this incredible fatalism and the fact that I am still alive.”
It’s all an experiment. I want to find things that fire me up, and see if it works for the people.
“When people compare us to My Bloody Valentine, I think it’s because they were the last band outside of the mainstream to actually infiltrate the mainstream.”
Black Francis summarily reformed the band 12 years after they’d called it quits, and set about touring the world like nothing ever happened.
Art and politics blur at your local concert venue, where artists from Ani DiFranco to Pearl Jam are making voter turnout their mission.
That the American intelligentsia finally seems ready to admit that Spiegelman was speaking truth to power in the dark years of 2002 and 2003 ought to make us sleep a little better at night
Slam poet Saul Williams’ reality is a lyrical one. But don’t tell him he’s keepin’ it real.