Matt Keppel

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  • 19 years ago | Reviews

    Gourmandizer SO YOU THINK writing songs about food sounds like a dead-end? Well, Cibo Matto have made it a cottage industry, while Gourmandizer, a local zine (started in 1993) that features interviews with musicians on all things edible, has been ...

  • 19 years ago | Pop Culture

    Echo importObscurity does breed some wonderful surprises. Take Baby Bird: Over the past seven years, Stephen Jones, a former cinema usher (among other less-than-glamorous vocations), wrote and recorded 400 or so songs on 4-track tape recorder in h...

  • 19 years ago | Essays

              "Sometimes you're better off dead," intones the ominous first line of "West End Girls," Pet Shop Boys' 1986 debut single; "There's a gun in your hand and it's pointing at your head," goes...

  • 20 years ago | Film Reviews

    World and Time Enough Lagoon Cinema, starts Friday LAST SUMMER THE film industry gave us Jeffrey, an off-Broadway adaptation that promised realistic and sympathetic gay roles plus an honest and humorous look at AIDS in America. Sounds encouraging,...

  • 20 years ago | Essays

    "Sort of like Wired without computers and with a little more art." That's how proud new editor Carty Fox envisions Servo, a free local magazine which debuts on the racks this month. By the looks of Issue #1, Fox (formerly Overblue's bassist and st...


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