For electronic dance music to work in a concert setting – as a live spectacle that you would actually pay concert prices to see – the bar, in my mind, is pretty high. You need good mixes and well-wrung beats, sure, but the music can’t stand on its own – especially seeing as it’s […]
Archive for October, 2012
Only Son is currently on tour (see dates listed below) and we have a pair of tickets to give away for one of his Midwest stops with Regina Spektor in Kansas City! Only Son is the music of NYC-based songwriter Jack Dishel (former Stipplicon frontman and lead guitarist for The Moldy Peaches) His latest album Searchlight features collaborations […]
Disney has announced that there will be a new Star Wars episode in 2015. This announcement comes as part of the entertainment company’s plans to acquire LucasFilm and the rights to the Star Wars franchise in a whopping $4.05 billion deal.
The Night the Buzz Stole Xmas will last 3 nights beginning December 14 and running through December 16 at the Midland Theater. All shows are all ages and tickets for all the nights cost $60. Individual shows will cost $30.
I’m sure you’ve seen the trailer. The image of a major passenger jet flying upside-down was something that stuck with me since the first time I saw the It’s truly haunting. Flight isn’t really about a plane crash though, it’s about something else destructive, alcoholism. Whip Whitaker (Denzel Washington) is a mess. He is an […]
I enjoy challenging films. If a movie requires something of you as a patron it has the ability to resonate deeper because you feel more connection because of your investment. Cloud Atlas is certainly a challenging film. Cloud Atlas tells the story of several individuals spanning many centuries in an effort to show how everything […]
Things are looking pretty bleak for Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr) in the third installment of the Iron Man franchise. Little is known about the plot at this time, but rumor is he’ll be facing off against Mandarin. In the first trailer, we also see Tony fighting off his own Iron man suits.
Further Seems Forever has been through its fair share of change. From their initial debut, to two lineup changes and dismantling this band already had quite the story. The story has come back full circle as the original members of the band had reconnected and worked hard to produce a new album, Penny Black, and set off on […]
I love this time of the year. Pumpkins to carve, leaves to rake, and plenty of scary movies to entice a horror movie fan like myself. There has been “The Possession,” “The House at the End of the Street,” “Sinister.” and now “Paranormal Activity 4.”
The first trailer for Kimberly Pierce’s “Carrie” remake is out and it looks bloody awesome.
To quote the band’s Mr. Rogers intro music ‘It was a beautiful day in the neighborhood,’ but it was an even better night thanks to Taking Back Sunday.