Entertainment

Love Music? Tune In to the The iHeartRadio Music Festival

The iHeartRadio Music Festival is one of the biggest in the business, and unites talents across the spectrum for an all-star show that will be recorded September 22–23 in Las...

Good Time: A Beautifully-Orchestrated Bit of Chaos

Filmmaking brothers Josh and Benny Safdie follow their epically gritty film about junkies on the streets of New York (Heaven Knows What) with a return to the dark city streets in...

Can Colbert Fill the Shoes of Emmy Awards Host?

The Emmy Awards have been hosted by many a member of the late night boys club, but Stephen Colbert will get his first chance to take the reins on September 17th. Since Game of...

Building Character: How A Drag Queen Finds Her Persona

Provincetown, Massachussetts is a magical little spot that blossoms every year like the fictitious Scottish village of Brigadoon that only appears once a cenutry for 24 hours....

Need a Lift? Call the AAA Girls for Buoyant Fun

Music editor Matt Gross caught up with the AAA Girls just as they were about to embark on a national tour to promote their new album, Access All Areas. The results, and the...

Lust for Life Sheds New Light On Lana Del Rey

Lana Del Rey Lust for Life (Interscope Records) The smoky-voiced songbird has returned from a two-year hiatus with her most expansive album to date, with 70 sprawling minutes and...

Fans Are Pumped for a Rebel Heart DVD from Madonna

She is the best selling female rock artist of the 20th century, the only female act to be Billboard’s highest-grossing tour twice in just three years and the musician with the...

Tori Amos Goes Internal with Native Invader

Tori Amos Native Invader (Decca Records) On this, Tori Amos’ 15th studio album, the veteran presents more questions than answers. She explains herself thusly: “The songs on...

A Witty Book Makes Readers “Suave in Every Situation”

Written by Gonzague Dupleix | Flammarion; $24.95 If you prefer your guides to living well and looking good to come equipped with a hearty helping of humor, consider Suave in Every...

Jinkx Monsoon Packs Heat — along with Everything Else

Of all the contestants on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Jinkx Monsoon was consistently one of the most creative and surprising. We caught up with her just after a performance of her...

Grizzly Bear Makes Music for a Worried World on Painted Ruins

Grizzly Bear Painted Ruins (RCA Records) The longstanding indie darlings break new ground on a sensational, dynamic major label debut effort. Emerging from Brooklyn in the early...

I Actually Wore This: A New Book About a Timeless Idea

Written by Tom Coleman and Jerome Jakubiec | Rizzoli; $35 Have you ever looked in your closet and noticed an article of clothing you can’t believe found its way into your life?...