Red Hot Chili Peppers & the Mars VoltaOctober 2 at TD Banknorth Garden, BostonAll photos by Carina Mastrocola
The videotape unearthed by the Sunday Times showing two of the Sept. 11 hijackers smiling for a camera, offers clues to the motivations of the hijackers.
It appears that Mohamed Atta could not grow a real beard. Seriously, what a shitty, shitty, Allston-Brighton Hipster beard this assface was sporting.
Unlike their more famous, even-less-inventive retro-rock power-trio counterparts Wolfmother, NYC's EARL GREYHOUND do Zeppelin and the MC5 without coming across entirely contrived and utterly boring. Yes, the combination of chick-with-Afro and Creem-flavored influences will make Abbey Loungers scream "I LIKED THE BELLRAYS THE FIRST TIME AROUND!" But as Rummy might say, you go to the rock show with the late-’60s-Detroit-proto-punk-and-’70s-hard-rock band you've got.
It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone. You count on it, rely on it to buffer the passage of time, to keep the memory of sunshine and high skies alive, and then just when the days are all twilight, when you need it most, it stops.
Last week a story in the LA Times discussed how Fox Studios plans to set up a separate production branch called “FoxFaith” to make films that will draw in the evangelical Christian audience. The first such film, the frontier-set “Love’s Abiding Joy” based on the fourth entry in a series by Christian novelist Janette Oke, opens October 6.