An Overheated Kettle That You Can’t Turn Down: “Daisies” (FILMBAR)

Playing this Sunday at FilmBar in downtown Phoenix is Věra Chytilová’s Daisies. A wild, surrealistic romp of a film, it’s radical form is still revolutionary. Here’s a write-up on the film (and its filmmaker) for FilmBar. I’m also working on a piece about Chytilová’s other avant-garde masterpiece “Fruit of Paradise” for De’Lunula (keep your eyes peeled for that next week).

FilmBar: An Overheated Kettle That You Can’t Turn Down: “Daisies”

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Fresh New Eyes & Last Goodbyes: On Brainiac’s “Electro-shock for President”

My latest piece for De’Lunula is one that I’m particularly proud of. 🙂 It’s a look back at one of my favorite bands, Brainiac. Criminally underrated, they’re one of the greatest bands of the 90’s. Their last recording, the “Electro-shock for President” EP, turned 20 this year on April 1st. Seemed as good a time as any time to look back and wonder what could have been…

De’Lunula: Fresh New Eyes & Last Goodbyes: On Brainiac’s “Electro-shock for President”