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James Murphy

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There’s a British colloquialism I like, “taking the piss,” which refers to a type of unreasonable antagonism that’s usually intended to provoke an emotional reaction.  The Comedy is basically a 90-minute workshop on this concept, an acerbic character study starring Tim Heidecker (TV’s Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job)

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Via /Film, we have the debuting teaser trailer for Rick Alverson’s The Comedy, a disconcerting portrait of white male privilege that reportedly challenged the Sundance walkout record when it bowed at the festival earlier this year.  The teaser doesn’t try to hide its reputation – the first featured quote is

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“If it’s a funeral, let’s have the best funeral ever” – so reads the epitaph that accompanies Shut Up and Play the Hits, a documentary chronicling the final concert of the New York dance-punk outfit LCD Soundsystem. Yet the proceedings at a sold-out Madison Square Garden in April 2011 are

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Music

Every Monday, we highlight one song that you may not have heard of, may not have heard in ages, or one that we just can’t seem to get out of our heads. Enjoy!   Converse had dominated the young, hipster shoe scene for decades and now they’re venturing into the

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