| Jun 3, 2010
| 4:33 PM
When sculptor Louise Bourgeois died the other day at 98, one critic called her "a brilliant inheritor of the Surrealist tradition" and "feminist pioneer." Another said she "was not much of an artist, but she was a helluva lot of......
| Jun 6, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 6 - 12 in PDF format This week's TV Movies Weekly TV Listings can also be downloaded here BIG SKY: The new documentary series 'Last American Cowboy' profiles three......
| Jul 5, 2010
| 9:35 PM
"I got a backup plan to the backup plan to back up my backup plan," Antwan "Big Boi" Patton spits on this long pleasure cruise of an album. The neat repetition might allude to the many obstacles that stood between......
| Nov 16, 2009
| 9:34 PM
Chicago's hip-hop newcomer Kid Sister likes to talk up her girl-next-door appeal in interviews. While it's a safe bet that your neighbor isn't pals with Kanye West -- his DJ A-trak is Kid Sister's go-to producer -- "Ultraviolet" is brimming......
| Mar 7, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Kraftwerk's "Trans Europe Express" is the most important pop album of the last 40 years, though it may not be obvious.
The first high-art electronic pop record, "Trans Europe Express" set the tone for the coming revolution, became one of the central...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Chances are, you won’t be wearing vintage Armani and waving to adoring fans with a bejeweled hand Sunday night. (Unless that’s how your version of “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” plays out.)
But what can make Oscar night...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 5:00 PM
On Sunday, what with emergency shopping (the Smithfield ham had spoiled and we needed fresh water chestnuts for the pearl balls) and various other activities, I completely forgot to make dessert for a dinner party that night.
I realized this at 5:30 p....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 4:05 PM
French director Quentin Dupieux's brand of deadpan absurdism, effectively displayed in "Rubber" and "Wrong," hits a stale patch with "Wrong Cops." Pitched somewhere between a DIY alt-humor video and a knockabout comedy, this meandering lark about a...
| Oct 8, 2013
| 5:35 AM
As rock groups go, tribute bands are low on the totem pole. No record deals, no radio play, no respect from rock critics. Their fans, if they have any, tend to like them not for who they are, but for who they pretend to be.
The Fab Faux rise above their...
| Apr 15, 2009
This business of flavoring beer with fruit, which started with the Belgian cherry and peach lambics, has the potential to go too far. Sooner or later, some American brewer (face it, it'll be a Californian) is bound to produce a kiwi-mango beer that will...
| Oct 14, 2010
Tangerine and thyme chocolate chip cookies
Total time: 45 minutes
Servings: Makes about 3 dozen cookies
2 1/2 cups (10.6 ounces) flour
1 tablespoon baking powder
1 teaspoon kosher salt
3/4 cup (1 ½ sticks) butter, at room temperature