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 January, 2013
Alright all you die-hard Die Hard fans. As I am sure you are already aware Bruce Willis is back in action as John McClane only this time he is finding himself on foreign soil after traveling to Moscow to help his wayward son Jack — unaware that Jack is really a highly-trained CIA operative out to […]
I’m not sure we were all clamoring for a ‘what next’ in the story of Hansel & Gretel, but “Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters” has stepped up to answer that question. And you know what? It doesn’t do that bad of a job. It’s not a great masterpiece, but it does provide some great campy badassery.
Coachella has announced its (real) 2013 lineup. Headliners include The Stone Roses, Blur, Phoenix and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Dustin Hoffman’s directorial debut, “Quartet,” will leave you asking for an encore.
We are giving away some passes to see an advance screening of Identity Thief on February 5th (Kansas City area only) Sign up for your chance to win a pass for your and a guest to attend by clicking the link below. Winners will be notified via e-mail on February 1st. Enter here! Unlimited funds […]
The Midland was packed Sunday night for a strange, but good night of music from the Strangeland tour. The UK’s alternative pop rock group was set to headline the evening with big, motivational singalong numbers, but first the audience was introduced to an energetic new rock band from California, Youngblood Hawke.
The first thing I thought of after seeing Mama was wow what am I going to write for my review?? and I don’t mean that in a good way. I went into this movie with very high hopes. I am a self proclaimed horror movie enthusiast and the previews made it seem like it was […]
Lady Gaga has always been a vocal artists not just on stage, but off stage with her initiatives to support her fans, anti-bullying campaigns and work to spread awareness on mental health issues. With her winter arena tour, Born This Way Ball, she’s bringing some of her off stage work with her and providing a one of a kind pre-concert experience for attendees.
Kanrocksas has revealed three of the acts set to be at the June festival at the Kansas Speedway.
The gangster film is one of the most distinctly American film genres. Something about the lengths to which these characters would go was a somewhat imperfect representation of the American dream. Perhaps filmgoers just enjoyed the violence. At some point in time the narrative shifted; we still had our gangster pictures but now we had […]