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May 25, 2019   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: New release from disco queen entertains despite staleness

By | Apr 2, 2014

Disco icon Kylie Minogue’s newest release, “Kiss Me Once,” lacks freshness.

Review: Pop-punk singer recreates status-quoe in new album

By | Nov 21, 2013

Avril Lavigne makes a more mainstream return with her new self-titled album.

Review: Marvel hammers out superhero success

By | Nov 13, 2013

The second standalone “Thor” movie delivers the same quality action sequences seen in the first film, but lacks Marvel’s usual witty dialogue.

Review: Daft Punk finds footing in reality

By | Jul 14, 2013

Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, together known as Daft Punk, made their musical debut 16 years ago with the album “Homework.” The duo has once again made magic with its latest album, “Random Access Memories,” which is a throwback to disco that augments its previously established electronic sound with an orchestra. It has been…

Barenaked Ladies disappoint with tired sound

By | Jun 29, 2013

Barenaked Ladies’ newest release, “Grinning Streak,” provides a dull, unoriginal sound.

Review: Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson deliver big laughs in ‘The Internship’

By | Jun 17, 2013

Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson star in this farcical comedy about two men who must prove to hundreds of brilliant interns they can thrive in their world of technology and computer coding.

Review: Local band debuts vibrant album

By | May 6, 2013

Second Dam releases its first album packed with energetic instrumentals and a rich sound.

Review: Screwball comedy falters with repetitious humor

By | May 2, 2013

Cheesy and weak jokes drag down humor in ‘Pain & Gain.’

Review: Phoenix mixes old sound and new styles in “Bankrupt!”

By | May 2, 2013

Indie rock band delivers experimental album featuring standout track “Entertainment.”

Review: Punk-pop band rocks nostalgic album

By | May 2, 2013

Fall Out Boy returns with a rocking and energetic album, “Save Rock and Roll.”

Review: Self-deprecating humor shines in autobiography

By | May 2, 2013

Witty author Kelly Oxford delivers a snarky memoir about her quirky life experiences.

Review: ‘Starbuck’ spins an absurd yet heartfelt film

By | May 1, 2013

Patrick Huard stars in ‘Starbuck,’ a quirky film about a man who unwittingly fathers 533 children through generations sperm bank donations.