web analytics
DVD slight return: Venus transit edition
June 5, 2012 – 8:33 pm | No Comment

Charlotte Rampling: The Look (Blu Ray from Kino Lorber) takes an in-depth look at an actress who constantly takes on roles that challenge the status quo. The emphasis is on ground breaking 70s titles like …

Read the full story »
Film DVD slight return: Venus transit edition
Music FFW – The Free Press Preview for June 7 – 13, 2012
Art Make Some Noise
Featured DVD slight return: Venus transit edition
FPSF Make Some Noise
Home » Archive by Month

Article Archive for February 2012

Album Quickie: Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror
February 29, 2012 – 3:30 pm | One Comment
Album Quickie: Sleigh Bells – Reign of Terror

By Jack Daniel Betz
I saw this coming. Maybe I’m just a killjoy but I always thought, even back when no one could shut the fuck up about it, that “Infinity Guitar” and the rest of …

DVD slight return leap edition
February 28, 2012 – 4:34 pm | No Comment
DVD slight return leap edition

The premise of Man in a Suitcase has an American rouge intelligence agent, banned from the US, working freelance out of the UK. From 1967, an ITC production with one of the coolest 60s themes …

FPH Weekly Podcast, #30
February 28, 2012 – 1:23 am | No Comment
FPH Weekly Podcast, #30

This week’s FPH Podcast delves deep into the world of identity politics, our own age perceptions, how much better hard drugs were back in the day, and the wonder that is Tim Dorsey. Free Press …

Lone Star Explosion
February 27, 2012 – 2:02 pm | One Comment
Lone Star Explosion

By Alex Wukman
For most people in Houston performance art is a little like a mountain lion: easy to read about but hard to see. The last time performance art received any notice in …

Bullhead
February 25, 2012 – 2:28 pm | No Comment
Bullhead

The word on Bullhead is must see. A nominee for Best Foreign Film this entry from Belgium deals with low level criminals, growth hormones for bovines and humans, and draws the line that separates people …

Daffy Duck’s Rhapsody
February 23, 2012 – 11:30 pm | No Comment
Daffy Duck’s Rhapsody

Obviously you’re not going to approach a movie like Journey 2 The Mysterious Island with the same expectation as a new Wes Anderson film or the latest art film du jour, to use a couple …

Mysteries of Lisbon
February 23, 2012 – 10:52 pm | No Comment
Mysteries of Lisbon

The depth and length to which Mysteries of Lisbon goes to tell its story will impress the most hardened film esthete even while bowling over the casual movie maven. Mysteries of Lisbon could kindly be …

Album Quickie: A Place to Bury Strangers - Onward to the Wall EP
February 23, 2012 – 3:49 pm | No Comment
Album Quickie: A Place to Bury Strangers – Onward to the Wall EP

By Jack Daniel Betz
I’ve been waiting a good, long, time to hear more from APTBS, ever since I caught them opening for The Big Pink two years ago. The Brooklyn band hasn’t released much …

Comin’ At Ya 3D
February 23, 2012 – 3:27 pm | No Comment
Comin’ At Ya 3D

Comin’ At Ya 3D certainly isn’t a masterpiece of cinema and yet the film offers some of the most audacious 3D footage committed to film. When Comin’ At Ya 3D was released in 1981 it …

FFW – The Free Press Preview for February 23 – 29, 2012
February 23, 2012 – 1:00 am | One Comment
FFW – The Free Press Preview for February 23 – 29, 2012

This Week’s Featured Show
American Sharks (7″ release)
with
Psychic Palms
Bang Bangz
Roky Moon DJ
@ Fitzgerald’s
OK let’s just get this out of the way here.  This 7″ is called Weed Wizard!  WEED WIZARD!  Damn if that isn’t the best …