As we enter the final two days of the TCM Classic Film Festival, our attention turns to tributes. Attention must be paid, as it were, and the lineup is an eclectic one with some potentially fascinating subjects taking the stage for extended conversations. "An Afternoon With Carl Reiner" is exactly...
Penelope Cruz is set to star in the upcoming film Layover, according to Deadline. The 41-year-old actress will take the lead in the film adaptation of Lisa Zeidner’s 1999 novel of the same name. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Penelope Cruz Layover follows Claire Newbold, a successful traveling saleswoman who decides to run [...]
Brooklyn Decker is upset after she missed her flight while pumping breast milk on her way home from a quick trip this week. The 28-year-old new mom started documenting her plane troubles on her Twitter when the aircraft encountered two mechanical delays before even taking off! When the crew told passengers they could de-board while [...]
In their latest spotlight on unresolved comic book plots, CSBG looks at the mystery of what was behind the Scarlet Witch's closed doors?
The PlayStation VR Launch Bundle has been listed on Amazon UK. The pack — which had previously only been available Stateside — has now popped up on Amazon UK (thanks, TrustedReviews), but neither the price nor release date have beenShow More Summary
We got a little bit busy around here this month, many apologies for the lack of updates-- but why don't we seal up the so long sucker tomb on April 2016 with a story from the June 1952 issue of The Thing #3, (also includes the inside...Show More Summary
Since the leak of the PlayStation Neo specs, we've been asking ourselves: just what does this mean for the games? Sony's handbook for developers mandates that all PS4 games developed from October 2016 onwards must have Neo support taking...Show More Summary
Monteverdi Messa a quattro voci e salmi of 1650; The Sixteen, Harry Christophers; Coro Reviewed by Robert Hugill on Apr 24 2016 Star rating: 4.5 Highly engaging performances of Monteverdi's last published collection Having explored Monteverdi's...Show More Summary
Alexander James Edwards The tenor Alexander James Edwards has popped up on this blog over the years, whether it be singing Pollione to Nelly Miricioiou's Norma during our lecture recital about Bellini at the Cadogan Hall, in recitalShow More Summary
The co-founding siblings of the (now defunct?) Black Crowes, Chris and Rich Robinson have taken markedly different approaches to their projects outside the confines of that now-defunct (?) band. During the group's first self-imposed hiatus the former put together a band to tour as well as record, ta... [ read more ]
We are enjoying a rich period of jazz vocals creation; the story continues... Ella FitzgeraldJazz at the Philharmonic: The Ella Fitzgerald Set Verve2016 Ella Fitzgerald is certainly the vocalist to include first in this review as hers is one of the few voices that are the jazz vocals gold standard... [ read more ]
Bowie: Photographs by Steve Schapiro Steve Schapiro 104 Pages ISBN: 9781576878064 Powerhouse Books 2016 One thing is for certain, in his work, be it lyrics, visuals or music, singer David Bowie almost never embraced clear meaning. A one-man melting pot for ideas, his whole persona was so inventive a... [ read more ]
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SWEEPS DAY THREE!! WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENTS DINNER!! Cheap Trick, Chicago & NWA On HBO’s ROCK & ROLL HALL OF FAME!! Saturday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN The SNL clip show honoring Prince was easily the highest rated show last Saturday, doubling the number garnered by the NHL playoffs. Saturdays, Feb. Show More Summary