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February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 20

…8B - The Michigan Daily - Wetea, 4e. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 Maron caught between rock'n'roll and an old place By Ted Watts Daily Fine Arts Editor "It's time to become perverse. It's time for white people to start talking about fucking again.". So says comedian Marc Maron. The former host of the now-cancelled Short Attention Span Theater, Maron, also featured in his own HBO special last fall, is coming to Ann Arbor to serve up some scru...…

December 01, 1994 (vol. 105, iss. 41) • Page Image 20

…10-- The Michigan Daily - Weekend etc. -- Thursday, December 1, 1994 Books in the '80s: broken dreams'n' lotsa drugs Order for theechoing Bunnymen9 By KIRK MILLER The '80s were not exactly the period of literary enlightenment. A recent informal poll of friends, Daily staffers and classmates revealed one aston- ishing common bond: no one actually read a book in the 1980s. The question was simply asked, "What was something you read or rememb...…

October 01, 1998 (vol. 109, iss. 3) • Page Image 21

…108 - The Michigan Daily WeekeId Magazine -Thursday, October 1, 1998 ® Road-Trip of the Week Oct. i: Mexio in less than an Hour ERa-rpo h ek What: Mexicantown NeighborhoodM e ca t w pr v d s Mexicantown provides How: Take 1-94 East tol1-96Es tyin onefth freeway's right two lanes tatbecon 17 south: Take-75 ..d e fc c l l v r 0 . . The Migan wily Weekend Maz -Thusday, October 1998 - Used music provides Feemlng used Sure, Schoolkids and ts sel...…

February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 21

…The Michigan Daily - W e4, 4t. - Thursday, February 1, 1996-- 98 tertainment news lor jazz artists, the classroom's not the club By James P. Miller Daily Arts Writer Jazz is unique in music in that it is controlled by the individual performer more than the composer or director. For that reason,jazz is influenced by perfor- mance and performers more than the printed page. Consequently, trends that changethe waymusiciansplay canchange the ent...…

October 01, 1998 (vol. 109, iss. 3) • Page Image 22

…AA ThoK~i idL*; laiko WAP 1 0-Ai - Thtr flv. nher 1. 1999 0 an - Ine micnlgan uaiiy V wyC cllu lv Yvazaaac 1nuwaaaay, w low" 0 E BE0mE The Michigan Daily Weeend Magazine - Thursday, October 1, 1998-95 P R OJE CT d-4 tfis y ", 4; "ThA l 9t pry, .,_n ah-. M,,J T G .. l+, kt nh .. VS,; eu tr ail hed ic In what many people consider trash, Detroit artist Tyree Guyton finds beauty. For more than 12 years, Guyton has transformed Heidelberg St...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 22

…~ news, stdents and stuff VIRTUL F I 6 ({ fs: syl < .t OMIKO JONES IS YOUR ORDINARY U. OF Pennsylvania senior except for one small detail: from jellybeans to VCRs, everything she needs she buys online. Jones - along with Alanna Blanco at California State U., Chico, and Scott Raymond at the U. of Kansas - is one of three daring college stu- dents participating in Levi's e-commerce experiment. Armed with a $500 per week allowance (yep, that...…

February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 22

… 10B -The Michigan Daily - ttsc 4tc. - Thursday, February 1, 1996 AuthorJamaica Kincaid writes for'a common humanty' By Elizabeth Lucas Daily Arts Writer "I have written about the relations between mothers and children, and .-ow I am also speaking about the powerful and the powerless," said Jamaica Kincaid, in an interview be- foreherreading at the Michigan Union on Monday. This is an appropriate summary of the themes in her latest novel, "T...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 23

… THERE SE I DOING TO EUROPEP Buy This* ERE'S PROOF THAT BEAUTY AND BRAINS CAN coexist. Harvard U. junior Elizabeth Hancock shattered stereotypes last September by par- ticipating in the oft-maligned Miss America Pageant. And critics be damned - she says it was worth every poised step. "I've always wanted to pay my parents back for everything they've done for me," says the Kentucky native. "I love to go onstage and perform, too, and thought ...…

February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 23

… The Michigan Daily - Wu4, e, . - Thursday,_February 1, 1996 - 11B A weekly listing of who's where, what's happening and why you need to be there... I " 1* il F I L First-Run Films Black Sheep A fine step up from Farley's and Spade's first filrm "Tommy Boy." (Sheaah, right!) At Briarwood: 1:10, 3:15, x:20, 7:30, 9:45; at Showcase: 12:15, 2:30, 4:45, 7:25, 9:45, 12:10. The Juror Another DEEP look inside the O.J. Simpson trial (in t...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 24

…MAGINE FINDING OUT THAT THE NICE GUY DOWN THE HALL FROM YOU IS facing charges of statutory rape. Or that your brainy class project partner spent time in a juvenile delinquency hall for arson. Or that your quiet new roomie has a rap sheet the size of your grocery list. Impossible? Hardly. Many universities unknowingly accept criminal when he got one of those fat envelopes from UM, admit- i I offenders or those charged with crimes because unde...…

February 01, 1996 (vol. 106, iss. 66) • Page Image 24

…12 -The Michigan Daily W teI.L 4 - Thursday, February 1, 1996 19th ANN ARBOR FOLK FESTIVAL ge lights up as musicians take th Michael Hedges performs as the Jabberwocky, one of his many characters in his act. He brings to the festival his unique melange of performance art. 01 On Saturday, Jan. 27, artists from around the country came together for the 19th Ann Arbor Folk Festival to benefit the cherished local acoustic venue the Ark. The sho...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 25

…HE DEATH OF MATTHEW Shepard last October sank hearts and raised consciences nationwide. A series of hate crimes across America's campuses followed, and slowly, institutions known for higher thought and liberal- ism were becoming testing grounds for Ots of malevolence. In light of Shepard's death, hate crimes are being pub- licized more - but what are colleges and universities doing to stop them? Not much, say some students and officials. "They...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 26

…z jfl OLLYWOOD SAMPLES ARE JOKES LIKE MARTIN," raps Black Thought on the Roots' latest effort Things Fall Apart. The 17-track album is a wake-up call to a rap world made turgid by money-grabbin' playas. It's also the Philadelphia sextet's magnum opus, a pure-to-the-bone hip-hop record that's anything "but" a G-thang. Ripe with superb musicianship and thought-provoking lyrics, Things Fall Apart could go down as the most influential rap album ...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 27

…"You krowi' OWA STATE U. SENIOR CHAD CALEK IS A DREAMER. HE'S ALSO A MOTLEY CRUE FAN. So when his college band was asked to open for the Feel-Good Doctors of '80s hair metal last fall, it was a dream come true - one of many since Calek joined 35" Mudder two years ago. n C ' fyg01 35" Mudder, a hardcore/hip-hop outfit, has sold more than 3,000 copies of its independently a oru a R released sophomore CD, Stained. The group is also one of thousan...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 28

… trade in those pencils and books for some quality time by the pool and that dreaded summer job. But save those pennies, because you're gonna want to drop most of them at the movies. This summer is so chock full of blockbusters, you might not even get a tan. J Star Wars EpIsode1we've r -r all been waiting for has 118 rhafltom MO aCO_ finally arrived. Now, an 20th Century Fox even longer time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, Jedi knights Qui-G...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 29

…F YOU SEE ONE MOVIE THIS SUMMER, SEE STAR WARS. If you see two movies this summer, see Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me." So goes the trailer for the sequel to Austin powers, proving that even Mike Myers' ad people have a sense of humor. \ F And while the cinematic resurrection of Yoda and Obi- Wan Kenobi is sure to attract more hype than that movie about that 87-year old boating accident, 've got to confess that we're secretly more e...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 30

…J 1 e Burning London: The Clash Triubte Epic BY JAMIE PIETRAS Rating System Lilith Fair H.0.R.D.E. Family Values Van's Warped Tour Lollapalooza he Clash were the sem- inal punk band of the late '70s/ early '80s, so the number of high-profile rockers that turn up on this tribute album should come as no surprise. The Urge and Rancid churn out a pair of straight-up punk covers of "This is Radio Clash" and b 7 Ey in do fro gr etter than you...…

June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 31

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June 01, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 126) • Page Image 32

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