Nouvelle Vague

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2012

    Vive la France! Five Songs in Celebration of Bastille Day

    Joyeux Le Quatorze Juillet, tout le monde! Pardon my Franglish, but it's Bastille Day tomorrow, so feel free to eat some cake and go raid a prison or something-- just leave your guillotine at home. La FĂȘte Nationale celebrates the French Revolution on the anniversary of the storming of the Bastil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2012

    Flashback Fridays: Joy Division, a Soundtrack to Awkward Inner Monologues

    Where we're going we don't need roads; just a synthesizer, eyeliner, and a touch of androgyny. Welcome to Flashback Friday. When I got the green light to revisit some of my favorite '80s music for this series, it kind of felt like I was going to start making a really long mixtape. You know, the com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2011

    Total Lunar Eclipse of the Heart

    Melissa FossumTotal eclipse...of the moon.​This weekend's lunar eclipses was exciting, especially if you were able to catch that elusive red moon. If you were among those who got up early or stayed up late (it was a nice break after writing my X review) to check out the lunar eclipse early S ... More >>

  • Film

    January 3, 2008

    Missed Opportunities

    Kick yourself for not seeing these ten movies

  • Film

    September 6, 2007

    After Sunrise

    The long walk over, the hard part comes next

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2006

    Sittin' in the Waiting Room Chris doesn't give in when Gayle asks for extra toppings "Is this pizza really that good?" "How long did they say the wait is?" "Damn you, Oprah!" I couldn't help but eavesdrop a little bit on a recent visit to Pizzeria Bianco. It was a Saturday night, and I really do know bet ... More >>

  • Music

    October 5, 2006

    Coming Zune

    Microsoft shoots at the Apple again

  • Music

    June 1, 2006


    Le Fil

  • Music

    December 22, 2005

    Pass It On

    Your personal soundtrack = the perfect holiday gift