KCRW BROADCAST #208
Fanatics! Hello from Honolulu, Hawaii. Due to a scheduling glitch, I am out here without the means to create this Saturday's show. Engineer X and I looked over some of our older shows and settled on one from last May to roll out for you.
You might remember it from wh ... More >>
This week, our critics enjoyed composer and musical director Gregory Nabours' 90-minute musical The Trouble With Words (Coeurage Theatre Company at the Unknown Theatre) as well as a quartet of one-acts at the Lillian under the collective title Unscreened. This week's Pick goes to Dorothy Fortenberry ... More >>
The Canadian troupe Cavalia wowed critic Lovell Estell III this week with its equestrian spectacle Cavalia's Odysseo. Good notices also for Diane Glancy's The Bird House at the Autry National Center, and for a revival of Carlos Murillo's Dark Play (or Story for Boys) at the Whitmore-Lindley The ... More >>
An overweight balding man exits a subway station and, as he walks, up pops his name in bold, cartoonish, drop-shadowed white letters: Louie. He stands alone in the doorway of a pizza parlor inhaling a slice, his eyes searching and expressionless, watching people pass by as people watch him, an urban ... More >>
KCRW Broadcast #167 for Saturday, June 2, 2012
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Fanatics! Hello from Vancouver, Canada. The Canadian dates have started and I am glad to be back on the road. Tonight's show is a great one all the way through. A great warm weather mix tape tha ... More >>
Timothy NorrisKCRW BROADCAST #111 for Saturday, April 23.
Fanatics! It is Friday, early afternoon and I am just now getting a chance to write these brief notes up for you. One of these days I'm going to get some sleep.
Just back from Ann Arbor, Michigan where we had a major blast at the Stoo ... More >>
Los Angeles Business JournalSorry, Tim: There won't be any DTF college chicks in the slammerOne would think that presiding over multi-million-dollar cult franchises like "Animal House" and the Chevy Chase "Vacation" series would be enough for a dude. (Even a dude skeezy enough to become CEO o ... More >>
After a Joy Division U.S. tour was thwarted 30 years ago, the opportunity for most Americans to hear the band's 1979 debut album live was, much like its title, an unknown pleasure. For the past several months, Peter Hook -- without fellow Joy Division/New Order members Bernard Sumner and Step ... More >>
Tearist's Yasmine Kittles co-stars in "All American Orgy," at the Downtown Indie.Tonight marks the Los Angeles theatrical debut of All American Orgy, a film close to West Coast Sound's heart not because of the titular subject matter (though kinda), but because it stars Yasmine Kittles, the ch ... More >>