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Why I love Mike Mills' '20th Century Women'

At one point in Mike Mills’ Academy Award nominated movie “20th Century Women,” one of its characters, Abbie Porter (Greta Gerwig), takes polaroids of all the objects she owns (which consists of bras, underwear, lipstick, shoes, birth control pills and a photograph of a photograph of her mother) as an attempt to capture a self portrait of herself. 428 more words


R.E.M.: Out of Athens review: "The ultimate ode to R.E.M.'s roots"

Whether you’ve been following R.E.M. since their pioneering inception, or you’ve had the iconic band thrust upon you as you as a music-weary millennial, Ken Sweeney’s… 305 more words


Watch R.E.M.’S ‘Automatic For The People’ Anniversary Documentary

By Hayden Wright

It’s been 25 years since R.E.M. released Automatic for the People, their seminal 1992 album containing hits like “Nightswimming” and “Everybody Hurts.” In addition to an anniversary re-release of the album, the band has assembled a documentary: Automatic Unearthed. 119 more words

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R.E.M - " Live At The 40 Watt Club " 19th November 1992

There was only one show performed in support of the 1992 release of “Automatic For The People”, that was on 19th November at the group’s old haunt, the… 135 more words


"An Evening with Robyn Hitchcock" Concert Review, November 18, 2017 at City Winery, New York

Jonathan and I rode into Lower Manhattan around 6:15, my timing a little too accurate as usual. We parked on Spring Street and made our way half a block to City Winery and began camping out at our six-person table in the center of the venue. 715 more words

I was hired to be the music supervisor on Thumbsucker

©David Black

“I was hired to be the music supervisor on that film. Mike Mills wanted me to help him much in the way I had worked with Sofia. 438 more words

Mike Mills

Santa Barbara, 1979

(I wrote this for an online website, but they passed on it and since I am very lazy, I’m gonna publish it here. Their loss and my laziness gain.) 1,511 more words