Stories by Dan Loughry

Entertainment
George Michael’s 10 Essential Tracks, Ranked

Let’s remember the music—both with Wham! and as a solo artist—that spanned a multi-decade pop music career

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Radha Blank’s ‘The Forty-Year-Old Version’ Tells a Story of Tenacity We All Need in 2020

Radha Blank – the director, writer, and star of The Forty-Year-Old Version – is exactly the heroine we need for this moment. Her version of New York – influenced by talents as different as Woody Allen and Spike Lee – is a multi-racial panoply of the city and its boroughs that’s[…]

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Blondie: The Iconic Pop-Punk Outfit’s 10 Essential Tracks

Upon today’s release of ‘Pollinator,’ the 11th album by Blondie, we take a look at your favorite New York pop-punk outfit’s 10 essential tracks

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Netflix’s ‘The Boys in the Band’ Is a Time Capsule of Pre-Stonewall Gay Neuroses

Like it or not, Mart Crowley’s 1968 play The Boys in the Band is part of our history. This story of gay friends gathered for the birthday of one of their own — one of those nights filled with grousing and sniping and gamesmanship à la Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is[…]

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