Clare And The Reasons are listed as being Chinese Traditional music on their MySpace profile, but they are not Chinese nor Traditional. What they are is a Brooklyn based band fronted by Clare Manchon who is releasing its second album, Arrow, on October 20th.The first initial notes off of Arrow are sweet in such a way as to fool listeners into settling in for what they think may be a placid ride into musical dreamland. That doesn't last for long. Five ... Read More
So at long last, Where the Wild Things Are is opening today, after months of teasing trailers that have brought grown men to tears, online clips of Spike Jonze adorably romping with children behind the scenes, and clothing lines at Urban Outfitters and Opening Ceremony. Warner Bros. took a big chance on an indie director known for his music videos and his feature films Being John Malkovich and Adaptation. It was a big gamble on to trust Jonze and co-writer Dave ... Read More
BUST loves supporting lady causes, especially the fight against domestic and other sexual violence. A few weeks ago, BUST lent a hand to Project BHAM, a Washington state organization committed to encouraging localism while benefitting the domestic violence and sexual assault services that keep their community safe and sound. This homegrown organization raised $1,200 at their Beauty Bar event (which brought in 350 guests), and helped raise awareness for women's ... Read More

Josh Rachford

BY Web Intern in General |

                                       NYC Comedian extraordinaire Josh Rachford, the courageous leader of FUTURO (ya know, the improv group from the future) leaves the lovely Eastern coast for the sunny-sickness of Los Angeles. The only good thing that comes of such ... Read More
Do you know how to be post-racial? If not, let Margaret Cho teach you! The funny lady will be appearing this Saturday night at the Bowery Poetry Club in NYC for a special called 'How to Be Post-Racial.' Elon James White, creator and star of This Week in Blackness, will host the event, and several other comedians (including Lizz Winstead, co-creator of The Daily Show) will be around to give their two cents on the subject. And don't worry -- if you're not in New ... Read More