Terry Gross

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    The Worst Moments from SXSW 2012

    The last few days, Village Voice Media's indefatigable music staff has been regaling you with stories of the best from SXSW 2012. In the midst of these discoveries, we've been culling another list: the worst shit. The acts that ranged from huge bore-fests to downright lame. Below, you'll find our cr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    Gene Simmons vs. The World: KISS Frontman's Top Five Feuds

    Gene Simmons is a smarmy motherfucker.‚ÄčMaybe we were born too late. Or in the wrong part of the country. But quintessential '80s hair-metal extravaganza rockers KISS have always come off as kinda goofy. Alice Cooper, The Stooges, Black Sabbath ... Now there's some blues-derived din that knew how ... More >>

  • Film

    May 19, 2011
  • Calendar

    November 5, 2009
  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    Top Ten Thursdays: Top Ten Reasons to Hate KISS

    KISS plays tonight at the BankAtlantic Center in Sunrise, but I wouldn't attend a KISS concert if it were in my living room. Here's why.1. The MusicKiss has never been known for producing anything but the most simplistic hard rock. On stage, the band struggles to recreate these brain-dead tunes. It' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    2 Live Crew's Supreme Court Win May Impact Shepard Fairey's Case

    Shepard Fairey, the graffiti artist behind that highly stylized Obama poster you saw just about everywhere last year is preemptively suing the Associated Press. The image he used as the basis for the poster was an AP stock photo, and the AP wanted recognition and money in return. So Fairey is taking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2007
  • Music

    May 12, 2005


    Evenin' Jazz with Len Pace

  • Music

    October 7, 2004

    Happy Together

    The Pixies are reunited, and it feels so good

  • Calendar

    February 26, 2004

    Movie Madness

    Primal screen therapy

  • Culture

    April 26, 2001

    Shearer Delight

    The voice of Flanders is the voice of reason, absatively posilutely