Reviews

Music

Robbie Williams Is England's Greatest Living Legend

Give the man a Tony immediately, for this Hyde Park concert was the greatest piece of theatre I have ever witnessed.
Emma Garland
Lauren O'Neill
7.19.19
Dating

I Asked My Exes to Review Me

Because how else are you supposed to find out what your problem is?
Nicole Garcia Merida
5.30.19
tv

Netflix's ‘Love, Death, and Robots’ Is Everything ‘Black Mirror’ Isn’t

David Fincher's new series favors visual style and ridiculous concepts over Black Mirror's critical societal commentary.
Rob Dozier
4.1.19
Review Bombing

'Captain Marvel' Shows How the Culture War Is Making User Reviews Useless

Rotten Tomatoes had to make changes to audience rating functionality following a review-bombing campaign against the film.
Samantha Cole
3.12.19
Reviews

Look: I Know Nothing About Yo La Tengo But You Probably Should

Their discography is daunting, they’re for nerds, they’re for you when you’re in your late twenties, and probably will be for years in the future.
Ryan Bassil
2.21.19
we saw this

Living Among the Monsters at Lady Gaga's Vegas Residency

On a night when even a power outage couldn't stop her, what impressed us most were the moments Gaga stripped back the neon, sitting alone at the piano.
Dan Gentile
1.24.19
Reviews

A $500 Chair for My Sweaty Gamer Ass: The VICE Review

The Maxnomic Ergoceptor Pro was worth every penny.
Matthew Gault
8.5.18
Way Out West

At Splendour In The Grass, Boys Will Be Boys and Capitalism Will Be Capitalism

Splendour 2018 represented the best of our current cultural shift in acts like Stella Donnelly, Lorde and Kendrick Lamar. At times, it also represented the worst.
Sam West
8.1.18
Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

Robert Christgau on Jon Hassell's "Anxiety-Easing, Life-Enhancing" New LP

The Dean of American Rock Critics reviews Hassell's 'Listening to Pictures,' Jon Hopkins's 'Immunity' and 'Singularity,' and Jlin's 'Black Origami.'
Robert Christgau
6.16.18
Film

'Hereditary' Is the Scariest Movie in Ages, But It's Not a Classic

Scariness alone can't save it from being just another horror movie.
Sarah Lyons
6.8.18
urban exploration

Here Are the Top-Three Abandoned Buildings in Melbourne

We got recommendations from a guy in the Urbex community.
Giddy Heine
5.17.18
Essays

Arctic Monkeys Are Done Being Rock Music’s Saviours

The grimy Sheffield romantics are back with an album that’s insular, moody, and straight-up weird. There are no singles on ‘Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino’, but that’s part of the appeal.
Shaad D’Souza
5.11.18
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