Day: October 28, 2015

Kramer blends art with activism in novels, screenplays

By SIEU NGUYEN – 6 years ago

courtesy of Sundance International Film Festival Think of New York City in the early ’80s. Imagine how violent the HIV-AIDS crisis swept across its gay community, inciting pan­ic in the…

Neon Indian embodies new style, old charm

By JIMMY CHRISTON – 6 years ago

Like a butterfly emerging from a cocoon, Neon Indian sheds its “chillwave” brand and swaps it out for a unique blend of synth-pop, disco, techno and even some reggae in­fluences…

Hamilton soundtrack a standalone success

By JILLIAN ELKIN – 6 years ago

Show tunes or musical theater are often iso­lated from other genres of music. Musicals themselves are less infused in public culture than film, TV or music. Despite its longstand­ing influences…

Gomez finds her voice in Revival

By PATRICK TANELLA – 6 years ago

Many people know Selena Gomez from her appearances on Disney Channel, her scan­dalous relationship with Justin Bieber and her previously questionable music. With the debut of her new album, “Revival,”…