ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
We know the future: 2004 won’t
be a bore!
The year of the ultimate Kill
The girls get ready to rule again
The “women in rock” label is so, like, 1997, but
a few fine female musicians from the ’90s make their
return in 2004. And it looks like February is their month.
Jersey Girl the next big bomb?
In 2004, Ben and Jen give it another go onscreen with the
Kevin Smith directed Jersey Girl, which should be out in March.
It will likely do better than Gigli — well, ANY movie
would do better than Gigli, so that’s not saying much — but
the presence of Smith will ensure at least some comedic gold.
Boys bust out the jams
Canada looks to continue to rule this year as new LPs from
Royal City and The Hidden Cameras are scheduled, as well as
EPs from indie heroes Broken Social Scene and Matthew Barber.
Not to mention, Canadian alt-rock heavyweights Our Lady Peace
are currently in Los Angeles working on their next album, which
should be completed by the summer.
and Judas: together at last
of Sex & Friends
Rockin; out in '04
In January, our indie rock heroes The Parkas return to London
on the 22nd for a show at The Spoke after the success of their
2003 disc Now This is Fighting.
briefs: Blondie, B2K & more