Coach Gordon Bombay shared some inspirational platitudes once again on Monday night when actor Emilio Estevez channeled his "Mighty Ducks" character to cheer on the Anaheim Ducks during an NHL playoff game. Estevez, who to a generation...Show More Summary
23-year-old alt-pop songwriter's debut EP is due this June.
The music of Bollywood spans a history of over 100 years; it is ever-evolving and cannot be restricted to one or two genres. Key numbers hold perennial and significant cultural relevance all over the globe, from West Africa to China....Show More Summary
Richard Thompson writes songs about obsessive love and messy relationships like no other. “Vincent Black Lightning 1952,” “Cold Kisses,” “Beeswing,” and practically every song on 1994’s Mirror Blue exemplifies this. Thompson’s female...Show More Summary
It would have been Sun Ra’s 101st birthday last Friday, and to celebrate, Harte Recordings has released a 40th anniversary edition of the artist’s otherworldly cosmic trip, Space is the Place. We’ve done our share of commenting on the...Show More Summary
Hugh Jackman has said 2017’s Wolverine 3 will be his last time playing the mutant superhero. But before we get there, he’ll have a few more opportunities to brandish the adamantium claws — including, perhaps, next year’s Deadpool. Star...Show More Summary
That classic dry beat, bounce-to-rumble bass, staggering melodious guitar, and distant sax: yeah, we know “†” is you already, Dean Blunt. You ain’t even gotta start up that lyrical hate, but we’ll hear your transgressions because… you know. Show More Summary
A new video documentary explores Gene Roddenberry‘s Star Trek vision. Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission is centered on one of the fan films currently in production, Star Trek Continues. “In the wake of the Fiftieth Anniversary of Star Trek, is Gene Roddenberry’s original vision still alive?” Star Trek: The Fifty Year Mission seeks to […]
In Hear This, A.V. Club writers sing the praises of songs they know well. This week, we’re talking about great songs by non-musicians. Steve Martin, “King Tut” (1978) “King Tut” is the epitome of the novelty hit. Unlike “The MonsterShow More Summary
When we watch Rocky III, we see icons Mr. T and Hulk Hogan fighting Sylvester Stallone. Both actors became international superstars after the film, but at the time of release, neither was a known quantity. Hogan himself credits Rocky III with helping launch him to superstardom. Show More Summary
I’ll always associate the year 2011 with Glass Swords, the debut album from Rustie, the Glaswegian producer of the Hudson Mohawke school of aesthetics. It’s kind of lazy to hold up cover artwork as a visual translation of an album’sShow More Summary
It's not to say that secrets are no fun anymore, but the internet sure can take the luster out of 'em. I mean, what would have been the point of my dog eared, note scribbled Myst notebook if I could solve the whole thing consulting on-line? This locked Steam achievement for Invisible, Inc. Show More Summary
Twin Peaks has been rescued once again thanks to creator David Lynch coming to his senses and returning to the project. It appears that everyone is so excited to bring Twin Peaks back to life that the show is actually getting more episodes for this jumpstart than originally thought. Show More Summary
The first day back after a long weekend can come at you like a hurricane. It can chew out the vacay, spit it out, and leave nothing but disaster in its path. That's why A-Sides is highlighting three heavyweight acts to come out swinging and prevent your work week from the suckage it can be. Show More Summary
Beyonce’s perfect rhythm is now a meme.
As his dad plays DC supervillain Deadshot in Warner Bros.’ Suicide Squad, Jaden Smith may be gearing up for a DC project of his own. The younger Smith is said to have the lead in Static Shock, Warner Bros. upcoming live-action digital...Show More Summary
Would you have played The Witcher if Geralt had been dropped in favour of a design-your-own lead?
Some of the most exciting works in the canon of "Floridapocalypitic" writing are not necessarily warnings about natural disasters and tropical storms. The four works below are more imaginative takes on the state's doom, each offering a glimpse into yet another way that night could fall on the Sunshine State.
Kim Kardashian West’s love for her hubby Kanye West was literally placed on display this week, capping off Year One of their marriage. The eldest sibling of the Kardashian clan released photos from their wedding to commiserate their anniversary. Show More Summary
When he’s not busy drumming in Superchunk, The Mountain Goats, and Bob Mould’s band, Jon Wurster is half of Scharpling & Wurster, the comedy duo whose conversations were recently collected in the insanely mega box set Scharpling & Wurster: The Best Of The Best Show. Show More Summary