Nick Hornby

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2012

    Top Five Movie Soundtracks Made By Handpicked Rockstars

    When a film is made, part of the main process of getting the soundtrack together is finding the right musician's to play for the album. Sometimes it's a single song or it is an entire soundtrack. These top five albums made for a movie by handpicked musicians have been, for the most part, nominated ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 28, 2011

    'High Fidelity' Is Only at a Low-Grade Fever

    The Hunger Artists version won't make any Top 5 listbut it won't make a 5 Worst list, either

  • Calendar

    July 21, 2011

    'High Fidelity'

    Hunger Artists Theatre

  • Culture

    January 6, 2011

    Preview Review Revue

    A look at what STAGES, Theater Out, Monkey Wrench Collective and other great OC theater companies will stage in 2011

  • Film

    October 8, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    Because You're Ugly: McSweeney's Sale!

    For those literary enthusiasts on your Christmas/Hanukkah/whatever lists—and for those people with, you know, just good taste—out there, McSweeney's online store has just announced a fantastic sale with prices slashed as high as 77% off. I just received this item on my Facebook (seriously!) fee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008

    Celebrate Record Store Day April 19

    Currently on the endangered species list: your local record store. (You remember those, right?) In a valiant attempt to raise awareness of their existence and importance (and perhaps move some stock), hundreds of independently owned music emporia throughout North America are celebrating Record Store ... More >>

  • Film

    July 13, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the week: The Italian Job

  • Music

    January 12, 2006

    Better Than Being Dead

    New Orders Peter Hook says its nice to please people

  • Culture

    July 21, 2005

    On the Way Down

    Hornbys latest novel finds him straining for significance

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    Low Fidelity

    The Farrellys strike out with Hornbys Fever Pitch

  • Culture

    October 9, 2003

    School of Rock

    Mix master Hornbys Songbook