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Liz Phair

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  • Scarlett & singing film stars: Is this just an act?

    Scarlett & singing film stars: Is this just an act?
    THE VERY last scene of last year's hit film "Juno" pointed toward one small path in music's future: star Ellen Page sitting on a stoop, singing a song by obscure boy-girl folk duo the Moldy Peaches. Her leading man, Michael Cera, sang along, but he was...
  • Liz Phair's ambivalent return to 'Guyville'

    Liz Phair's ambivalent return to 'Guyville'
    DISCUSSING THE landmark 1993 album "Exile in Guyville" earlier this month, Rachel Martin, host of NPR's "The Bryant Park Project" program, blurted out a list of emotions the album evokes for her: "A young woman's really kind of raw ambition, her...
  • Lost in the hype over hits

    It's not the actual content of "My December," Kelly Clarkson's just-released third album, that currently makes it unlistenable. I'm not saying that it's a bad album -- it's a solid, heartfelt, occasionally beautiful exercise in mainstream modern rock, and...
  • Live Review: Hole at the Music Box

     
    When Courtney Love first announced that she was resuscitating her volatile, beloved band Hole, the news arrived with two very different possibilities as to how it might play out. The immediate question was whether Love was in creative shape for......
  • Liz Phair's 'Funstyle': Interesting, even to hate

     
    And the conversation went something like this: OMG LIZ PHAIR POSTED A NEW ALBUM ON HER WEBSITE. I heard it's terrible. You can download it for $5.99. It's terrible, It's all over Twitter and you should read the comments on......
  • This week's on-sales: Jonsi, Semi Precious Weapons, Liz Phair and more

     
    A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. El Rey Theatre Semi Precious Weapons, Sept. 27 (now); Modeselektor, Sept. 23; Liz Phair, Oct. 8 (Wed.) Greek Theatre Ghomayshi, Sept. 19 (now) Fox Theater Pomona Jónsi,....
  • Critic's Notebook: Lady Gaga, sexuality and 21st century pop: Speaking truth to Camille Paglia

     
    Responding to a piece of pop-musical analysis by Camille Paglia carries risks not unlike those involved in publishing images of a burning Koran. She is a self-serving provocateur with a dogmatic world view, more interested in swatting down others'...
  • Dar Williams rocks a little harder in new trio format

    It was a busy morning at the Dar Williams household when she picked up the phone to do an interview. As Williams fielded questions about her current tour and her latest CD, "Promised Land," she was also dealing with the needs of her four-year-old son,...
  • An education in politics

    An education  in politics
    On the first day of kindergarten at Grace and St. Peter's School, a quiet girl was sitting alone, a new student in a room of boisterous children. • Stephanie Rawlings marched up, introduced herself and took charge: "You're going to play with us...