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Patti Smith belts it out for the American Folk Art Museum at Espace.

This past Saturday I had the sheer pleasure of being entertained, nay mesmerized by the immortal Patti Smith who with her...

Down and dirty with Eric Holness and the underground beat at Bedstuy.

To the un- initiated the mere mention of Bedford Stuyvesant sends most people running for the hills and wondering why anyone in their right...
Lil Poopy

Lil Poopy, Cocaine Cowboy: 13 year old rapper lands Sony deal

Luis Rivera Jr aka Lil Poopy signs on with Sony-Epic. But is the entertainment company treading a slippery slope given the youth's risky subject...

Flavio Alves: Provocative Film maker and ex political asylum detainee.

Sometimes, at certain moments, one can gaze upon the fresh, supple beauty of youth and see nothing but consumption and death.  This is not...

Notes for New Actors; The Brutal Truth.

From the outside it looks so glamorous. The conservatory training, infinite passion, creative collaboration - not to mention the beautiful bone structures and svelte...

“Mean to Me”, a short film starring super model Agyness Deyn.

Walking into the most western tip of 25th street, this past Thursday evening at Cheim & Read, I didn’t know what to expect. I mean sure...

THE SEA INSIDE. An EXISTENTIAL PARABLE.

This fall, BlueMouth, Wooster Group, PS122 and the French Institute want to expand your reach as a human being. Can you...

Never before seen pictures of the Rolling Stones just before they hit it big...

Pictures of the Rolling Stones just starting out have been discovered in a Southern Californian estate, the photos which show the group clean cut...

How to Plan for Music Tours in 2022

How recording artists should plan for music tours in 2022. Harnessing the internet, hybrid concerts, ticketing options, contract negotiations and calculated travel.  With Covid vaccination...

Nancy La Scala, based on a true story.

Nancy la Scala is one of those actresses living the dream that so many actresses dream of but so few actually realize. On the...

Serious Moonlight- a very serious affair!

Adrienne Shelly was a minor but beloved Hollywood presence until her life was tragically ended in 2006, so it is fitting that so many...

‘Waiting for Forever,’ a crowd weeper.

The always wonderful Rachel Bilson plays Emma Twist alongside newcomer Tom Sturridge in the romantic comedy "Waiting for Forever".   At the premiere...

The Shelby Company’s ‘The Land Whale Murders’- A knock out!

To say The Shelby Company’s The Land Whale Murders is a triumph is to fall short of the show’s true splendor,...

Electric dance sensation, Dani Barbers: ‘Take Me Away’

If one could best describe electronic dance sensation, Dani Barbers, raunchy and gutsy would be an understatement. With her soon to be released 5 EPK...

The redemption of Dominick Dunne; After the party. A diatribe on fame, failure and...

What is fame, celebrity? What is it about fame and celebrity that keeps vast amounts of us addicted to it, keenly aware of it...