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Orson Welles' unfinished film 'Too Much Johnson' now streaming online
Any time a previously unavailable Orson Welles work is posted online, cinephiles should get excited.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Silent Hills Swedish radio broadcast hints at aliens
The playable teaser for Hideo Kojima and Guillermo del Toro's Silent Hills offers a hint at the game's premise: aliens.
(left to right) Noemi Berkowitz, Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord, Dante Belletti
Noemi Berkowitz , Sarah Gage, Weston Gaylord and Dante Belletti star in Stanford Repertory Theater's version of Orson Welles' radio drama "War of the Worlds," which shocked listeners in 1938.
Taylor Swift's '1989': 7 more artists who should draw inspiration from their birth years
On Monday, Taylor Swift announced "1989," an album named after the year of her birth and a pure pop collection inspired by the era.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
David J Releases Rock 'N' Roll Memoir this October
Highly recommended. -Alan Moore, Author of Watchmen Bauhaus wasa one of the reckless few that created such an important and unusual genre of music.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Passions: Dubstep Meets Gothic Dance
In the grand tradition of Charles Bukowski, Jack Kerouac, and Ernest Hemingway, 17-year-old Bronx native Ben Deitz dreamed of becoming a writer.
Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' [Fresh Vid]
'Twas also the year the Berlin Wall fell, the Exxon Valdez sprang a leak, a 7.1 earthquake rocked San Francisco, Michael Jackson rocked Japan, The Cure dropped Disintegration , Pixies put out Doolittle , and the state of Florida electrocuted Ted Bundy.
Steven Richman revives Henry Mancini's effort to bring jazz to American TV
In the fall of 1958, television in the United States made a bold move into the genre of film noir .
War of the Worlds at Stanford
Stanford Repertory Theater 's War of the Worlds is a playful mastery of the ideas of reality and performativity, realism and illusionism juxtaposed with the amazing talents of the Stanford Theater and Performance department.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Red Lorry Yellow Lorry - Talk About The Weather
A question - would you automatically dismiss a band if they were so heavily indebted to another than they sounded almost identical? Do you dismiss Lenny Kravitz because he has built a career on being a Jimi Hendrix clone? If the answer is "yes" then you will not like Red Lorry Yellow Lorry and their first album, Talk about the Weather because this ... (more)
The Washington Post
Tori Amos, coming home to DAR Constitution Hall
In the past five years, Tori Amos has wandered out of the singer-songwriter sandbox, experimenting with classical compositions, orchestral reworkings, a musical and even a holiday album.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Northern Michigan News
Crossroads Festival brings community together
Reed City's annual summer celebration that is part reunion, part friendly competition and always a reunion of current and former Coyotes kicked off Thursday evening.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Fire engulfs part of base of New Jersey bridge
The fire is located on the base of a bridge support for the span that connects Newark and Jersey City.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Sharpton Hits Back at Critic Who Called Him 'Coon' for...
Soon after 18-year-old Michael Brown was gunned down by an unidentified policeman on Sunday afternoon in Ferguson, Mo., a suburb of St. Louis, Rev.
1939 Retro Hugo Award
BEST DRAMATIC PRESENTATION : The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells. Written by Howard Koch & Anne Froelick, directed by Orson Welles A special Committee Award, decided by the Loncon 3 committee rather than being voted on by the membership, was awarded to Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster in recognition of the first published appearance of Superman.
Weird celebrity look-a-likes: Stars who could have been switched at birth
One is a former Eastenders star whose character was famously unlucky in love, and the other is married to one of the most beautiful women in the world.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Noise-rock trio Whores gnarl the Cure's 'Jumping Someone Else's Train'
For this last week's Soundboard , I wrote about American Sharks , a party-hard band of dudes from Austin who are pretty keen on ripping through sludgy guitar riffs and bong hits.
The Cure's official photographer to release book featuring unseen photos of band
The Cure 's official photographer will release a new book featuring never-before-seen and rare photographs of the band.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Teen Body, Spacemonster and the Cales at Strange Matter
When I first heard "Quarterlife" by Brooklyn's Teen Body, I thought I was listening to an unreleased track from the Cure's 1980 album, "Boys Don't Cry."
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Video - Final flourish to weekend's festivities at Grand Concert
On Saturday evening a packed out Lewis Sports Centre in Stornoway provided the backdrop to a showcase concert for Homecoming year.