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Sep 24, 2010
phile under: TBA 2010
Culturephile gave Tender Forever mad props the other day, with a review and slideshow of her spellbinding performance at TBA. If you missed it, you can still catch a variation tonight at Kennedy...
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Sep 24, 2010
phile under: music
Does it help you appreciate music, when you know that the musicians are: a) in love, or b) nice people? Tonight’s show bill at tastefully-refurbished former funeral parlor The Woods comes with a...
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Sep 22, 2010
phile under: TBA 2010
  On Sunday, I withstood a few minutes of Dan Gilsdorf’s Diabolus in Musica, watching singers in an outward-facing circle, each humming one note to maintain a single chord. As the serious singers...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: AndrewAndrew and Wonderlust
Sep 19, 2010
phile under: TBA 2010
Last night’s show at The Works, featuring Eastern-bloc marshmallow peeps Wonderlust and iPad-wielding Poindexters AndrewAndrew, may or may not have given you what you needed. Culturephile can...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Guantanamo Baywatch, Shannon & The Clams
Sep 17, 2010
phile under: TBA
If you’ve gotta have a gimmick—and gimmicks seem the single unifying factor for musical acts at The Works—you might as well COMMIT. “We spent $1200 building this set,” Guantanamo Baywatch...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Japanther vs. Night Shade
Sep 10, 2010
phile under: TBA 2010
They started strong, with spooky sound-effects and intricate silhouette images. Within the first few seconds, we saw haunted houses, hooded graffiti artists, and a morphing man-panther. Moments...
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Sep 9, 2010
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Big Freedia The most visible proponent of “sissy bounce,” a gay and gleefully gender-bent subgenre of hip-hop, Big Freedia, a funk-ringmaster hybrid of Rick James and Boy George, hails from New...
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Sep 9, 2010
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David Bazan The voice of this former frontman of Seattle’s Pedro The Lion, holds a permanent place in the Culturephile Memory Bank. During one crowded college show, circa ‘99, the timbre and...
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Sep 9, 2010
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Menomena Militantly unique, ingeniously intricate, and devoted to expanding the parameters of any media they encounter (their debut album packaging famously featured an origami foldout monster),...
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Sep 9, 2010
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Shonen Knife This all-girl Japanese band made a transcontinental splash in the 90’s with their rockin’ pop sensibilities, their matching outfits, and their unique choice of subject matter: almost...
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