Ric Ocasek does mind Car Seat Headrest coming here and sampling his music

Portland-based “band” Car Seat Headrest—actually composed of just one man, Will Toledo—will be destroying all copies of its first traditional studio album, Teens Of Denial. Did they discover a flubbed note? Does the record encourage listeners to “Hail Satan” when played backwards? Nope: There’s a song titled “Not What…

An undercover agent infilitrates the world of American professional soccer in Matador

Matador is completely aware of how ridiculous its premise is, announcing as much in the very beginning. In the first 10 minutes, the audience is introduced to a German drug dealer who is thinking about starting a sausage business on the side (he’s already got a slogan: “Do your wurst”); an informant gets a meat…