Jaki Liebezeit, the rigorously minimal and quietly influential drummer for the 1970s German experimental rock band Can, died on Jan. 22. He was 78. The cause was pneumonia, the band said in an announcement
If this depiction of space is correct, then like any computer, there is an inherent limit to the universe’s data storage and processing capacity. If a friend told you that we were all living in a giant
"A Rational Conversation" is a column by writer Eric Ducker in which he gets on instant messenger or the phone with a special guest to examine a music-related subject that's entered the pop culture consciousness.
He’s a boxer, a Buddhist, a hoops junkie, and a kind of Yoda to every funny person born since 1965 (Sandler, Silverman, Apatow, Gervais, Baron Cohen…). Amy Wallace survives a rare sparring session with
Cartoonist and artist Jim Woodring is one of the most important cartoonists of his generation. His paintings and charcoal drawings hang in art galleries all over the world, and his cartoons have been in
For years, Americans never used the term 'indie', preferring to label the likes of Bush 'alternative'. But things changed ... There has never been an authoritative definition of indie in the United States.