Posts Tagged ‘Roxy Music’

Stephin Merritt of The Magnetic Fields: “Necrophilia Is Kind of Icky”

Stephin Merritt is frank. When the songwriter behind The Magnetic Fields (and the Future Bible Heroes, The 6ths, The Gothic Archies, the musical adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Coraline, and so on) isn’t pausing for mercilessly long periods of time between sentences, he’s giving blunt replies.
Whether the questions address something as off-topic as television fandom (“I don't [...]

Arts Roundup: Decorative Alien Boobs Edition

Good morning! I was going to lead off with something District-related, but screw that. (Sorry, local arts!) Avatar opens at midnight! The nearly $250-million sci-fi epic is director James Cameron's first film since Titanic in 1997, but you knew that already. More important: It doesn't suck! In fact, it's apparently quite good! (Although City Paper's critic, [...]