| Oct 31, 2011
Tomas Alfredson's adaptation of John Le Carre's spy thriller, "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy," Steve McQueen's NC-17-rated drama, "Shame" and Paddy Considine's drama, "Tyrannosaur" lead the 14th British Independent Film Award nominations Monday morning with...
| Dec 7, 2011
The Writers Guild of America announced the nominees Wednesday for achievement in television, news, radio, promotional writing and graphic animation....
| Feb 6, 2012
MIA Super Bowl: There's anger to spare over the British rapper's obscene gesture, but on Twitter much of it is directed at the people who think it was a big deal....
| Apr 19, 2009
We knew something was afoot in Zurich when our lazy walk through the streets of the old city turned into a full-fledged history lesson.
My husband, 8-month-old daughter and I had flown into the city just a couple of hours before, and as we wandered along...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:32 AM
As usual, in creating my annual top 10 albums of the year, I limited myself to albums of original, contemporary studio work. This year, that was harder to do than in previous years. Ruling out reissues meant I had to toss out pretty much the greatest rock...
| May 29, 2009
| 11:41 AM
Maya Arulpragasam is an anomaly in many ways. As M.I.A., she has had a lightning-fast rise. From her early singles “Galang” and “Sunshowers,” which spread virally through the Web in 2004, to her 2005 debut album, Arular (named...
| Jun 7, 2009
It’s not that I wanted a month off. I love writing to all of you. But this stellar issue was created and curated by our very own music editor, Nic Harcourt, so I thought it fitting that he tell you who he is, where he came from and what makes music the...
| Jun 7, 2009
Voyeurism never gets dull. Tabloids have us reveling in celebrity mishaps, but an emptiness always follows. We want to know what really moves the people we admire. Take our über-compilation of song lists to elevate the dialogue at your next salon. I mean,...
| Apr 20, 2009
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| Jul 1, 2009
Passersby stand and stare at the spectacle inside the palatial Brockman Building at the corner of 7th and Grand. Floor-to-ceiling windows put the whole shebang that is Bottega Louie on full display: gray-veined marble floors, imposing pillars and a...
| Sep 4, 2009
The news in the architecture profession has been dominated for much of the summer by a few guardians of homeland and propriety -- one of whom happens to be first in line to the British throne.
In London, a pitched debate continues over efforts by...