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Caris Reid: These Are Your Dreams

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film

Caris_Reid_withsrgbprofile Don’t be surprised if you have déjà vu looking at Caris Reid’s artwork. There’s a recognizably eerie nostalgia to all of her pieces. The colors are alternately bright and haunting. Her subjects are beautiful and cold all at once. Where have I seen this before? You’ll wonder. And then it’ll hit you. These are your [&hellip
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Superbowl 2012: The Year of the Music-Savvy Commerical

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film, Music

SuperBowlCommercialsLeadRo Another Super bowl has come and gone with the Giants taking Lombardi home. Going off of last year’s record breaking notch of 111 million viewers, and America’s “just keep gettin’ better” mentality, it’s likely that an astronomical number of people sat down and tuned in last night. At least they better have. Advertisers were charged [&hellip
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Book of Mormon Takes it Home: A Sit Down with Trey Parker & Robert Lopez

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film, NY Press Exclusive, Theater

mormon-blog480 The 54th Grammy’s are coming up, and while we’re excited that the awards are starting to recognize more alternative acts like Bon Iver, Skrillex and The Decemerbists, there’s really only one nom we’re interested in and that’s… Best Musical Theater Album? OH YEAH! Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, the men behind The Book [&hellip
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Super Bowl 2012: The Year of the Music-Savvy Showdown

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film, Music

adriana Another Super bowl has come and gone with the Giants taking Lombardi home. Going off of last year’s record breaking notch of 111 million viewers, and America’s “just keep gettin’ better” mentality, it’s likely that an astronomical number of people sat down and tuned in last night. At least they better have. Advertisers were charged [&hellip
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The Skrillex Party That Was Not

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film, Music

skrillex The invite was black and red. It had been delivered by hand that day. “I apologize,” the RSVP said. “No guests allowed.” Meaning no plus ones. Meaning that the next part, instructing me to be at the WESC store in Soho at 10 p.m. sharp, where “you will be blindfolded and taken to the party location,” [&hellip
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Warm Ghost: Goth is Un-Dead

Written by Noah Wunsch on . Posted in Arts & Film, Music

homepage_large.0f0b640c It was about this time last year that the Goth phase began its renaissance. The once colorful city of Manhattan took on a dark suiting of black. It was drapey. It was moody. It led to a ton of unfortunate “synth-wave.” Siouxsie and the Banshees’ “Dazzle,” headlining a number of fashion industry friendly shows, definitely had something to do [&hellip
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