Kill Your Idols

Taking its title from a key track by the NYC noise band Sonic Youth, S.A. Crary's documentary about No Wave music and its paradoxical influence is both a history of music that sought to defy history and a sharp look at the crisis of innovation in an age of commodified nostalgia. In the late 1970s a smattering of New York City bands, including Lydia Lunch's...read more

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Kill Your Idols
11:00 — Peppi jumps at the chance to impress her friends when a pop star arrives at her father's hotel. All she needs is an autograph. But when the pop star r (more…)
Kill Your Idols
11:00 — Peppi jumps at the chance to impress her friends when a pop star arrives at her father's hotel. All she needs is an autograph. But when the pop star r (more…)

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  • Released: 2006
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: Taking its title from a key track by the NYC noise band Sonic Youth, S.A. Crary's documentary about No Wave music and its paradoxical influence is both a history of music that sought to defy history and a sharp look at the crisis of innovation in an age of… (more)

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