Thursday 2013-06-27, 12:00am
Kimee Massie sweeps the floor of Nadia Salon, a full-service hairstyling emporium located in the Pittsburgh neighborhood Shadyside. The lights are low, and if you ignore the Schwarzkopf hair dye display, the pink spray bottles at every stylist’s station, and the art-deco Marilyn Monroe print hanging on the wall, the room does resemble a yoga […]
Thursday 2013-06-20, 12:00am
Thursday 2013-06-13, 12:00am
Why the video for R.E.M.’s “Everybody Hurts” is the greatest film ever made.
Thursday 2013-06-06, 12:00am
Japan’s biggest virtual pop star goes high-culture in a splashy opera. But will it leave her core fans behind?
Thursday 2013-05-30, 12:00am
A tribute to the Brooklyn all-ages haunt the Punk Temple, and a look at DIY in New York today.
Thursday 2013-05-23, 12:00am
“Amphetamine,” Peter Laughner, and an eerily timed microphone malfunction at a speaking engagement.
Thursday 2013-05-16, 12:00am
Fiction by Helen Schreiner.
Thursday 2013-05-09, 12:00am
Taking a tour of New Brunswick with Screaming Females’ Marissa Paternoster.
Thursday 2013-05-02, 12:00am
Our pinball columnist debuts with a piece about the reverie instilled by a multi-multiball bonanza.
Thursday 2013-04-25, 12:00am
A review of Meg Wolitzer’s ambitious, ambition-focused “The Interestings.”
Thursday 2013-04-18, 12:00am
Fiction by Karolina Waclawiak.
Thursday 2013-04-11, 12:00am
Kurt Vile can conjure memory and sound so as to suspend, dilate, confound, and—like his forbearers Sonic Youth once desired—kill time.
Thursday 2013-04-04, 12:00am
An appreciation of The Undertaker before what might be his last Wrestlemania match.
Thursday 2013-03-28, 12:00am
In the interest of at least dragging people out of bed in the morning, the marketing department at PepsiCo Inc. has devised the breakfast soda. A review of MTN Dew Kickstart.
Thursday 2013-03-21, 12:00am
Thursday 2013-03-14, 12:00am
What does it mean when a band hooks a “the” on its name?
Thursday 2013-03-07, 12:00am
New York’s history with country radio stretches as far back as the era before the genre was even called country.
Thursday 2013-02-28, 12:00am
Now that Michael Phelps has exited the sport, perhaps elite competitive swimming will finally get a new, female superstar. But does it deserve one?
Thursday 2013-02-21, 12:00am
An interview with Community writer Maggie Bandur.
Thursday 2013-02-14, 12:00am
The biggest mistake The Smiths ever made wasn’t breaking up; given how much the foursome came to loathe each other, that was inevitable. It was breaking up in 1987, because John Hughes almost made them rock gods