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ANDREW GNERRE, Assistant Arts & Culture Editor Emeritus

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Rock Reinvented

June 1, 2011

Published: January 31, 2008 MGMT: “Oracular Spectacular” I’m not sure from whence or when MGMT (pronounced as “Management” by some, simply not pronounced by others) came. The bio on their...

Mainstage Hearts God, Eucharist

May 30, 2011

Published: December 13, 2007 At Fordham College Lincoln Center, it’s often easy to forget about our Jesuitness, what with all of us liberal nihilists running rampant. Interestingly enough, the latest...

“Southland Tales”: An Apocalyptic Identity Crisis

May 30, 2011

Published: November 15, 2007 I had watched the trailer for “Southland Tales,” the new film written and directed by “Donnie Darko” mastermind Richard Kelly, four times before I saw the film....

Kanye West Vs. 50 Cent

May 27, 2011

Published: September 27, 2007 By Andrew Gnerre, Asst. Arts and Culture Editor Kanye West would be disgusted that we are only spending 100 words on his new album, “Graduation.” If he had his way,...

YouTube’s Greatest Hits

May 26, 2011

Published: August 30, 2007 Leprechaun in Mobile, Alabama This is the first recommendation, and with good reason, because honestly, videos like this are why YouTube is successful. The clip...

Fashionably Late: An Exercise in Critical Time Travel

May 26, 2011

Published: August 30, 2007 In this (hopefully) regular feature, we will review old television shows, albums, movies, etc. The function of such a feature comes from the changes works of art undergo as...

Summer Roundup: What You (Might Have) Missed

May 26, 2011

Published: August 30, 2007 Sounds The Hold Steady at Prospect Park For this free show, part of the “Celebrate Brooklyn” concert series, donations were not necessary but suggested, as was the...