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Music, All Shook Down

Rare Female Rock & Soul Performance Clips on Wednesday Night

These drizzly, wet, cold February nights are tailor-made for watching movies. Local rock historian Richie Unterberger offers a side of music education with his film screenings, pairing rare clips of interviews, concerts, and television appearances on a select theme…
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Calendar, Night&Day Not Girls. Women.

Not Girls. Women.

Rock film historian and music critic Richie Unterberger loves you, budding diva. He wants you to feel excited and inspired and up for anything. Why else would he set up a projector in the library basement so often, just to…
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Calendar, Night&Day The Velvet Aboveground

The Velvet Aboveground

Of the more obsessed-about rock bands, the Velvet Underground is probably in the top five. Mostly, it's Lou Reed people can't stop talking about, but according to author Richie Unterberger, "Brian Eno once said that even though hardly anyone…
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Calendar, Night&Day Richie Rich

Richie Rich

Rock critic Richie Unterberger (Mojo,, Record Collector,, etc.) basically owns a film archive, and shares it often. His screenings have a cult following, because his footage of famous musical acts of the 1960s and '70s is the kind…
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Calendar, Night&Day Richie's Rich

Richie's Rich

Preternaturally respected rock critic Richie Unterberger is one of those people who deeply and simply loves music. We think he has a particular soft spot for the British Invasion, but we might just be projecting. That's what Unterberger does, actually,…
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Film, Rep Showtimes

Arthouse movie listings for October 15-21

Compiled by Hiya Swanhuyser and Traci Vogel. To submit a listing, e-mail Artists' Television Access. The Invisible Forest: A film by Antero Alli about Antonin Artaud and insomnia. Fri., Oct. 17, 8 p.m. $6. 992 Valencia (at 21st St.),…
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Richie Unterberger

Sweatshops, fair trade, climate change, ethical investment, organic food ... shopping can sometimes feel like a moral minefield. What can consumers do to make a difference? Join the discussion as author Richie Unterberger talks about The Rough Guide to Shopping…
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Calendar, Night&Day Learning To Crawl

Learning To Crawl

People get anxious about Litquake's Lit Crawl, with good reason. The event offers an awesome 35 groups of writers, a total of more than 200 individuals reading live at 30-odd places in only three hours. Since it's impossible to see…
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This Week's Day-by-Day Picks

Wednesday, July 23, 2003 Though many old-school rock critics dismiss electronica as soulless and repetitive, the electro-beats that started on the dance floor in the 1990s are twining vinelike into multiple strains of popular music, transforming hip hop into breakbeat,…
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When Rock 'n' Roll Forgets

Richie Unterberger gave himself one of the best jobs in rock journalism. A few years back, the San Francisco author and former editor of Option began working on a book about cult rockers -- Nick Drake, the Creation, Young Marble…
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