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LITCHFIELD JAZZ FESTIVAL
From Andean to zydeco, pick your flavor and there's a summer music festival ready to serve it up.
Whether classical, jazz, pop, or folk, 'tis the season to get out and enjoy the music
| June 18, 2010
Interview: Damon Wayans
"Right now, my intent is not to offend. I just want to laugh. I want to suspend reality."
Getting silly again
| February 19, 2010
Field guide to Facebook
Recently, CNN ran a short piece listing common Facebook personas. CNN ? After our collective jaws dropped, we asked the rhetorical question, "How instructive is the funeral-parlor-stopover of undead zombies like Lou Dobbs and Larry King going to be to t
Log on at your own peril! We take you on a surfing safari and break down the site's 19 most browser-busting bozos.
| September 04, 2009
"I grew so weary of playing by myself on the laptop. I felt so controlled by the computer."
It's a pleasure keeping the Field on repeat
| May 15, 2009
Dance, Monkey: MC Mr. Napkins
Hats off to “snafu,” which allows you to sneak the word “fuck” into polite conversation.
We put a comic on the hot seat. This week’s victim . . .
SARA FAITH ALTERMAN
| October 01, 2008
It’s no surprise that their sweet sophomore-sleeper-turned-instant-classic is being reissued with extras.
Fancy Footwork | Vice
| July 01, 2008
Sweden's Axel Willner, better known as The Field, is one of minimal techno’s rising stars.
The Field and friends
| June 02, 2008
This Sunday, a shitload of important reading-period assignments will go seriously undone at Tufts, when Chicagoan proto-hop masterminds Yea Big and Kid Static roll up on campus.
Yea Big D and Kid Static want you to fail your classes
| May 06, 2008
Shrouded in mystery and allied with those subversive, copyright-infringing folks in Negativland, the Illegal Art label has been flaunting its liberal interpretation of “fair use” since 1998.
On the cutting edge of mash-up culture
| October 30, 2007
Paler than thou
Comic-book-style superheroes have been a staple of TV since George Reeves put on Superman’s red cape and blue tights in 1951.
Jim Gaffigan’s off-white superheroes
| September 19, 2007
Not since Akufen’s “My Way” has an album of microsamples achieved the status of high art.
From Here We Go Sublime | Kompakt
| June 19, 2007
Flashbacks: June 9, 2006
These selections, culled from our back files, were compiled by Chris Brook and Sam MacLaughlin.
The Boston Phoenix has been covering the trends and events that shape our times since 1966.
| June 07, 2006
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