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  • Socalled music, mythic characters, legal pugilism, Kirk again, open casting call

    By Dikla Kadosh

    June 7, 2007 | 8:00 pm

    Saturday the 9th

    Canadian music maker Socalled has drawn from so many different influences to create his new album, "Ghettoblaster," that it's impossible to fit it into any genre. And why would you want to? The ever-inventive artist combines rock, hip-hop, funk, Bulgarian, klezmer...
  • Playing Those ‘Mind Games’

    By Naomi Pfefferman

    June 8, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Marc Salem can "read" the serial numbers on a bill in your wallet, stop his own pulse and guess a word you've picked from a book.

    Striding about the stage with a mischievous smile, eyebrows waggling, he seems to pluck audience members' names and personal information out of thin air....