Knight Errant

Nash produces quirky pop album

March 19, 2008

British singer-songwriter Kate Nash has hit number one on the U.K. album charts with her debut album “Made of Bricks” and is quickly receiving international recognition. The album was released in the U.K. last August 2, 2007, five weeks earlier than originally planned due to the popularity of the...

Beautiful scenery doesn’t save Fool’s Gold

March 19, 2008

When I first saw the commercial for Fool’s Gold, I thought “a simple, romantic comedy in a nice tropical setting with good-looking actors…maybe I’ll get a few laughs.” However, the shots of beautiful beach scenery and Matthew McConaughey’s abs are about all the movie has to offer. The producers...

Doveman’s Lamp Rock captures feelings of desparation

March 19, 2008

Through a faint whisper barely audible enough to understand, Thomas Bartlett, lead singer of Doveman, captures the feelings of heartbreak and loneliness with his desperate odes to isolation. Consisting of five members, Doveman’s line-up is made up of established musicians who have enjoyed stints...

Be Kind Rewind: Worth a second look

Ryan Shaver

March 19, 2008

Michael Gondry has done it again. Known as the director who brought us masterpieces like Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind and Science of Sleep, Gondry uses his creative mind to create the funny and visually satisfying Be Kind Rewind. Starring Jack Black (Jerry) and Mos Def (Mike), Be Kind Rewind...

Make time for Atlas Sound

Andy Lesser

March 18, 2008

When Deerhunter announced they were going to take a “break,” fans were understandably disappointed, but these fans have no reason to be upset any longer; the band’s lead singer, Bradford James Cox, has created a solo album that captures everything Deerhunter was, and everything they could have...

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