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Ghostface Killah | Apollo Kids

Back in October, Ghostface Killah released a statement proclaiming Apollo Kids to be a "warm-up to the big thing that's gonna happen next."
Def Jam (2010)
By MICHAEL C. WALSH  |  January 07, 2011

David Banner

It would be a stronger statement if it weren’t for the conflicting cornerstones of conscientious-rapper soapboxing and standard-issue gangsta themes he’s laid at its foundation.
The Greatest Story Ever Told | Motown
By ANDREW GRAHAM  |  July 22, 2008

The medium is the movie

In almost every movie you go to these days you’ll see another screen — a television, a computer, even another movie screen — within the screen you’re watching.
In new films, truth is fluid — and controlled by the click of a button
By PETER KEOUGH  |  March 05, 2008

Dead reckoning

Fo r years it looked as if George Romero had hit a dead end.
George Romero’s exquisite corpses
By PETER KEOUGH  |  February 13, 2008

Kickin' it

What makes a pair of sneakers ultra exclusive?
The sneaker scene at the Paradise Lounge
By DOMINIQUE HENDELMAN  |  July 31, 2007

Waters runs deep

This article originally appeared in the June 23, 1981 issue of the Boston Phoenix.
Lunch with director John Waters
By OWEN GLEIBERMAN  |  November 15, 2006


John Waters runs deep

Lunch with director John Waters. The menu: delicately-spiced Vietnamese eggrolls. The conversation topic: eating shit.
The director discusses Pink Flamingos
By OWEN GLIEBERMAN  |  June 21, 2006

Doing the nasty

Ryan Landry swears that if there’s a more lavish musical extravaganza in town than his Cleopatra the Musical (at Machine through May 27), he’ll eat his negligee.
Cleopatra the Musical, Damn Yankees, Hiding Behind Comets, Real Hush-Hush  
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  May 02, 2006

Bombs away

But will Jay-Z revoke the Killer's diplomatic immunity?
Cam’ron takes aim at the King of New York
By LEON NEYFAKH  |  February 01, 2006