The godfather of the Tropicália movement, singer-guitarist Gilberto Gil brought a two-steppin’, body-swaying musical performance to an all-ages crowd at the Bass Concert Hall. [ more › ]
Synopsis Haunted by immoral past decisions, Michael Corleone (Al Pacino) tries to go legit.
Devin Cole has some kind of a weird understanding with the gods of mixed martial arts. And those gods apparently like "The Godfather III," because just when he thought he was out, they pull him back in. Cole headlines World Series of...Show More Summary
This just in from the campaign trail today: ETNA, Ohio — The Romney campaign ripped President Obama after the president suggested Friday that supporters take “revenge” by voting against the Republican nominee. During a speech in Springfield, Ohio, Obama talked about the Clinton administration and its economic plan that “asked the wealthiest Americans to pay [...]Show More Summary
“My earliest record collection included classics such as Run DMC, Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, Village People, Hendrix, even the Godfather soundtrack—thanks to my oldest brother’s budding relationship with CDs.” “But it was at (now defunct) Twelve Inch Dance Records in Dupont Circle and Yoshitoshi (now only a record label) in Georgetown that I remember how [...]
Synopsis Both prequel and sequel to the Godfather: Vito Corleone's (Robert De Niro) humble rise to power as a first generation New York immigrant, and decades later, his son Michael Corleone's (Al Pacino) struggle to maintain his father's legacy.
Lately, Chicago has made a lucrative (and generally terrifying) cottage industry of neck-snapping, socially irresponsible rap anthems. King L (formerly King Louie) is arguably the godfather of that entire teenage-leaning drill music scene. And, at least so far, he hasn’t done anything to convince the entire public that he’s an absolutely disgusting character; Chief Keef [...]
Frankie Knuckles, the influential Chicago DJ and producer who helped elevate house music to popularity, is preparing a release for the first time since 2004. According to XLR8R, it's a double-disc concept compilation called Beyond the Tone Arm comprised of new remixes and collaborations, many under Knuckles' Director's Cut alias. Show More Summary
Apple And The Godfather
Peter Gabriel's blockbuster fifth studio album, So, is often considered the art-rock godfather's "pop album."
Harrods is finally giving the world a sneak peek at their Disney Princess holiday windows! As we mentioned before, ten of the biggest names in fashion are playing fairy godmother and godfather by putting their designer touch on the royal icons and what they dreamed up can only be described as a fashion fairytale! Here's who each [...]
Brian Grazer and Mick Jagger is producing the project, which follows the The Godfather of Soul's rise to stardom. [...]
Director Tate Taylor is in talks to helm an upcoming biopic based on the life of "The Godfather of Soul", James Brown. Deadline brings word that the project, which is currently without a title, will be produced by Brian Grazer and Mick...Show More Summary
The Godfather of Soul, James Brown, will soon have his life portrayed on the big screen. Oscar-winning producer Brian Grazer is teaming up with legendary rock star Mick Jagger to producer a still untitled film, directed by Tate Taylor (The Help) from a screenplay by Jez & John-Henry Butterworth (Fair Game). Grazer has been trying [...]
Inspired by that famous scene in The Godfather, Gadgets and Gear has created the Horse Head Pillow Case, a cotton and polyester blend pillow case with a bloody, severed horse head design printed on it. It’s available to purchase at their website. If there’s one thing you should learn from The Godfather, it’s never turn [...]
If you caught the train wreck that was Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, then you know Nicolas Cage’s career is, shall we say, flagging. Hopefully that’s why he’s in talks to star in a remake of Left Behind, the Godfather of Christian Rapture movies, where humans left behind after God took his besties to Heaven. [...]
While lying on the sofa in the evenings watching TV, I often caught myself reaching for the phone. Then I’d remember and pull back my arm. I couldn’t imagine how the situation could get any worse, but it did. By Marie Marley Alzheimer's...Show More Summary
Former GOP hopeful Herman Cain was in the City of Brotherly Love this week and he wasn’t there to sample the pizza. The one time restaurant mogul (he chaired Godfather’s Pizza from 1986 to 1996) who once touted his economic plan based on a familiar pizza promotion (the 9-9-9 plan) was here to talk politics. [...]
This week, Men’s Health announced its list of “100 Fittest Men of All-Time,” including such fitness greats as Bruce Lee, Arnold Schwarzenegger and the man deemed the “godfather of fitness,” Jack LaLanne. While it must’ve been a difficult process to select only 100 bodies out of hundreds of thousands of elite athletes who’ve walked the [...]
In 1972’s The Godfather, Michael Corleone famously put an Italian crime-family twist on a well-worn American business philosophy—“It’s not personal, Sonny. It’s just business.”—but in the non-mafia business world, it's often very personal. Our...Show More Summary