Being a fan of Italian horror prog rockers Goblin can be massively rewarding and profoundly confusing. Famous for mind-bendingly complex tunes as well as their scores for late-70s films by the likes of Dario Argento and George Romero, Goblin dissolved in the early 80s, and since they began re-forming a couple decades ago they’ve existed […]
Radiohead front man Thom Yorke proves his electronic mastery on Anima
Thom Yorke may be best known as front man of legendary British art-rock group Radiohead, but he’s also amassed an impressive discography on his own, putting out several solo releases, a 2013 album with his side group Atoms for Peace, and the score for 2018’s Suspiria remake. His third album under his own name, last […]
The new Suspiria manages to be about women’s power without being feminist
Luca Guadagnino’s remake takes too much pleasure in the destruction of women.
Thanks to Chicago Cinema Society, a rare print of Dario Argento’s Suspiria is touring the nation
The local programming group is also handling distribution for the sci-fi cult classic Liquid Sky.
It Came From the Neo-Futurarium XII, In the Soundless Awe, and six more new stage shows
The Neo-Futurists’ takes on camp classics and the evocation of a torpedoed WWII ship are among this week’s best bets.
Learning to appreciate Christmas movies
Why Christmas haters can still appreciate Christmas movies
Our guide to the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival 2014 (the music part)
Music headliners at CIMMfest 2014 include Yo La Tengo and Goblin soundtracking Suspiria.
Reader’s Agenda Sat 11/30: Corrections House, Paper Machete, and classic horror films
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Saturday, November 30
Sperm blowout, hoop dreams deferred, and the rest of this week’s screenings
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
Gossip Wolf: Cheer-Accident emerges from hibernation
Cheer-Accident emerges from hibernation, Baathhaus go through plenty of “blood, glitter, and jizz” at their first video shoot, and more.
Weekly Top Five: The twisted beauty of Dario Argento
Weekly Top Five: Dario Argento films