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Review: The Paperboy

A Russ Meyer roughie meets The Help in Lee Daniels's lurid follow-up to Precious , in which a paperboy (Zac Efron) gets promoted to driver when his brother Wade (Matthew McConaughey), a Miami Times investigative reporter, returns home to exonerate a

By ANN LEWINSON  |  October 12, 2012
Gray Area

Gray Area


  Ordinarily, we'd cringe if anyone described one of our favorite singers as "the sellout." (Except for that time Jewel morphed into a midriff-baring pop...
By Scott Kearnan  |  September 06, 2010
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Review: Speech Debelle | Speech Therapy

It's unfortunate that there's a glass ceiling in the US market for British hip-hop — but for the lovely, clipped London accent that gives truth to Speech Debelle's delivery, this release would be huge stateside.
Big Dada (2009)
By GUSTAVO TURNER  |  August 07, 2009

Crossword: ''Note for note''


Spend some time listening to music
By MATT JONES  |  December 23, 2008

Crossword: ''Hag in there''


Sounds like you've got a cold
By MATT JONES  |  June 04, 2008
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Queen Latifah

Queen Latifah is never going to be Billie Holiday.
Trav'lin Light | Verve
By JEFF TAMARKIN  |  December 31, 2007


Crossword: ''Two by two''


Dissecting a fearsome foursome
By MATT JONES  |  December 12, 2007
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Live Earth 2007

So you’re headed to a Live Earth gig somewhere, whether outside New York City or in a remote outpost in Antarctica.
Where to go, who to see, what to know — even if you don't have a ticket
By JEFF INGLIS  |  July 10, 2007
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Flake-overs

The craziest thing about the new Macy Gray record, Big , is Gray’s choice of coiffure.
Introducing the new Macy Gray and Joss Stone
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  April 03, 2007
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Hate club

We lurve being Lily Allen’s friend on MySpace. Does that mean we have to post lies in her comments section and declare that “Smile” really is catchier than “Stars Are Blind?” America's next musical genius: Paris Hilton serves up a sonic bitchslap
Ten celebs more objectionable than Paris
By SHARON STEEL  |  August 17, 2006

Portland scene report, April 14, 2006

Dead Season gets slick promo; Seekonk's CD release; LaMontagne's work hits the big stage; Curtis/Erelli get high praise
Sibilance
By PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  April 12, 2006