Sunday, December 15, 2019

‘The Connection’ (1962) explores the agony and ecstasy of men waiting...

Even in today’s “progressive” society, women directors are still considered an anomaly in the world of filmmaking. This brief interview, shot not too long...

Eddie Jobson of U.K. on popular music: “Everything’s been superficialized;” my...

After the Cruise to the Edge, aka the “Prog Cruise,” according to Yes drummer Alan White, sails around Cuba (Alan White of ‘Yes’ talks...

John Waters on how he stays shocking

As the legendary director and author John Waters prepares to head down to South Florida for a new version of his monologue "This Filthy...

Kubrick’s ‘Fear and Desire’ finally sees official release

It took many years after his death, but director Stanley Kubrick's disowned debut feature has now finally seen official release. Thanks to restoration work by...

I have booked my cabin on ‘The Boaty Weekender’

Courtesy Sixthman Well, I’m doing it again. I’m going on a cruise ship full of indie rock bands....

Early Grandaddy vinyl reissues coming soon … sourced from the master...

I received an email yesterday from Jim Fairchild, guitarist for Grandaddy announcing the up-coming arrival of the long out of print first three albums...

Genesis tribute band The Musical Box’ take on ‘The Lamb,’ and...

If the lack of music coverage on this blog about music and film has seemed apparent, that is because I have returned to freelancing...

EMI/Capitol reissues 8 albums on Capitol Vaults line

Today EMI/Capitol continues its “From the Capitol Vaults” series where the major record label reissues long out of print vinyl records of essential albums....

From the Archives: David Bowie’s Heathen and Reality reissues on the...

While we're sharing old David Bowie reviews along with reissue news, it's only been a few years since we mentioned that Bowie's brilliant 2002...

Eno collaborator/poet Rick Holland corresponds on craft – An Indie Ethos...

A couple of months ago, I sent poet Rick Holland a link to my post sharing my excitement about the results of his participation...