Archives for April 17, 2006

Three new first-impression reviews: T Bone Burnett, Over the Rhine, Innocence Mission

THE TRUE FALSE REPORT I've just posted three new, short reviews on the Looking Closer music page. T Bone Burnett's The True False Identity Over the Rhine's Live from Nowhere, Volume One and The Innocence Mission's re-mastered version of Birds of My Neighborhood. And, what's more...THE WINNERS of the "Describe The Innocence Mission's Music" contest. … [Read more...]

The most challenging little film festival in the country!

If you can find a more challenging film festival for the head, the heart, and the soul anywhere in the country, tell me about it.Festival director Mike Hertenstein has just unveiled the screening schedule for FLICKERINGS, the out-of-the-way film program that is part of the Cornerstone Festival.I was there in 2003 and a time so rich and memorable that it feels like it happened yesterday. And Hertenstein's lineups of movies have improved each year.I wish I could make it this year, but … [Read more...]