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 […]
Less than two years after a snowy night in Cleveland gave birth to a friendship, a band and a hit song all in the same night, SomeKindaWonderful already has the vibe and assuredness of a band in command of its sound and its direction.
“Despicable Me 2” is at least a notch below its parent film, but with the same directing (Pierre Coffin, Chris Renaud) and writing (Ken Daurio, Cinco Paul) teams as the first one, it’s in the same ballpark of enjoyability. Fans of the first “DM” won’t be disappointed.