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A Night of Brilliance and Mistakes

E LVIS IS TO college students of the 1980s what Frank Sinatra is to septuagenarians. Almost everybody young and educated--from

All Fools Day

The Saints TVT Records L IKE AMERICA, AUSTRALIA IS A melting-pot nation, populated by immigrants from various countries--including Ireland. It

Macho Cheese Dip

Extreme Prejudice at Cinema 57 T HE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CONscious parody of and simple misexection of a given film genre

Kings Of The Wild Frontier

Lemonheads, Bullet LaVolta and The Blake Babies at Adams House Dining Hall April 18 I F YOU MENTION SOMETHING ABOUT

Lemon Joy

Hate Your Friends Lemonheads to be released May 15 on Taang Records T HERE IS GOOD REASON TO BE PROUD

The Magic Gardner

N EITHER JAMES Joyce nor Thomas Mann ever rode around on a motorcycle. Although Joyce and Mann had some early

Liquid Assets

I NVESTMENTS. IN A COUPLE months I'll turn twenty-one and enter the world of adulthood. I'll probably buy a house,

Nessie, I Love You

Boo-Boo Big Dipper Homestead Records EP W HEN I FIRST SAW VOLCANO SUNS three years ago, they were a nascent


Invisible Hitchcock Robyn Hitchcock Relativity Records A N ARTIST'S UNRELEASED MATERIAL is usually better left that way. Usually out-takes from

You Want This Badly

skag heaven Squirrelbait Homestead Records I T SEEMS LIKE AGES AGO, BUT in reality it has been less than three

If, And, But, Maybe

So by Peter Gabriel Geffen Records E very summer has its anthem, a beer-swilling, under-age-seducing, busted-for-drunk-driving tune sung by millions

Guys and Trolls

Legend Directed by Ridley Scott At the USA Charles A T THE BEGINNING of Legend, the king of the wood

Dutch and Disney

L AST WEEK, the Walt Disney Corporation announced plans to construct five new theme amusement parks in various locations around

The Color Too Purple

The Color Purple Directed by Steven Spielberg At the Harvard Square Theatre and the USA Cheri T HIS IS ONE

Snap, Crackle...Rock

P RODUCER HUGH Jones is known for creating aural atmospheres, mood pieces like Echo and the Bunnymen's best album. Heaven