Month: January 2021

Corb Lund, perhaps Canada’s pre-eminent singer about rural life and cowboy culture, is warning Albertans. “I’ve seen this coming for a while,” he said from his home in Lethbridge, Alta., the day after posting a Facebook video lambasting the province’s plans to open a vast stretch of its Rocky Mountains to open-pit coal mining. Read
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Los Angeles local Hope Sandoval burst onto the scene in the mid-’90s as the melancholy singer and founder of the indie dream pop band Mazzy Star … they released their sophomore album So Tonight That I Might See on Capitol Records in 1993 and their track “Fade Into You” landed on the Billboard Hot 100
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Today’s Featured Deals In case you missed yesterday’s most popular deals Previous Daily Deals The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps by Kai Ashante Wilson for $2.99 Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia for $1.99 Wandering in Strange Lands by Morgan Jerkins for $2.99 The Psychology of Time Travel by Kate Mascarenhas for $1.99 The Autobiography of Eleanor
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After the COVID pandemic has forced the taping of the ‘Friends’ reunion to be pushed back several times, Lisa Kudrow promises that it is still happening, as she’s already shot segments for it. They’ll be there for us….eventually! The highly anticipated Friends reunion was announced on Feb. 21, 2020, but it has yet to take
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It’s the true-crime BBC drama that’s taken over our screens this new year, one that’s actually based on the events of a murderer who targeted backpackers throughout Asia in the 1970s, along what was called the ‘hippie trail’. While The Serpent might be giving us a dose of lockdown entertainment (of the intense kind, you
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The Biden/Harris Presidential Inaugural Committee announced additional programming in advance of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris on January 20. The theme of the now five consecutive nights of events is “America United.” On Saturday, January 16 is America United: An Inauguration Welcome Event Celebrating America’s Changemakers. The event will
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Prolific filmmaker Dustin Ferguson’s (Amityville Clownhouse),new thriller Rattlers 2 ,starring genre stars Mel Novak (Bruce Lee’s Game Of Death), Brinke Stevens (Slumber Party Massacre), Dawna Lee Heising (Bad President) and written by Lee Turner, recently had its world television premiere on WGUD-TV’s extremely popular After Hours Cinema show hosted by noted film historian Lee Turner.
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Teyonah Parris has been making waves ever since she starred as Dawn Chambers on Mad Men, and now she’s getting ready to make a splash in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The 33-year-old star is playing the iconic Monica Rambeau on Disney+’s WandaVision, which premieres on Jan. 15. WandaVision follows Elizabeth Olsen’s Wanda and Paul Bettany‘s
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In the aftermath of last week’s storming of the Capitol, during which Donald Trump supporters attempted to block the certification of Joe Biden’s election victory, tech platforms have taken unprecedented steps to ban the kinds of far-right activists and organizers involved in the attack. Sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram were used by the pro-Trump
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In 2019, Bandcamp started a new service that allowed artists to sell vinyl through an in-house pressing service. Through crowdfunding campaigns powered by customer orders, artists could sell vinyl produced and shipped by Bandcamp. Today, the company has announced that the vinyl pressing service—which started on a limited trial basis for a handful of artists—is
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EXCLUSIVE: Voltage Pictures is selling worldwide on The Killing of Kenneth Chamberlain, the Morgan Freeman and Lori McCreary production we first told you about, which follows the 2011 fatal shooting of a 68-year-old White Plains, NY Black man by police after he accidentally triggered his LifeAid medical alert. Voltage will begin talks on the title
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These great movies by Black filmmakers are available to stream on Netflix. The majority of these films are part of Netflix’s Black Lives Matter collection, which highlights feature films, TV shows, and documentaries about Black American experiences. These movies run the gamut from pain to joy, and offer a diverse collection of genres, tones, and topics.
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Bursting at the seams with a vast array of gorgeous organic guitar, piano and percussive tones yet ultimately held together by the voice of its creative force, Caterina J’s new record Reborn is anything and everything but an ordinary extended play. In five freeing tracks that allude to sensuality and introspections that cross the boundaries normally set
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Back in September 2020 before election results were announced (and baselessly questioned), Believe in Better merchandise was launched in support of President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, urging everyone to vote. Designers from Thom Browne to Carly Cushnie backed the campaign in support of the candidates. Now that the inauguration is on the
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Debut author Julie Carrick Dalton deserves praise for making concerns about important social issues – climate change and immigration – an integral part of her new novel. It isn’t always easy to do that without turning a book into a lecture or consciousness-raising exercise. In this case, the story remains uppermost, and the characters themselves
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The trailer for the highly-anticipated ‘RHOC’ reunion is here, and it’s exactly what Shannon Beador EXCLUSIVELY told us it would be — a whole lot of ‘yelling’. “I don’t know if you can detect a hoarseness in my voice, but that is because I lost it at the reunion,” Shannon Beador told HollywoodLife during an
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Streamland Media, formerly Picture Head Holdings, has announced plans to acquire Technicolor’s post-production business. Trive Capital and Five Crowns Capital are supporting the deal, which is valued at $36.5 million and expected to close in the first half of this year. Streamland already owns a range of post-production outfits, including Picture Shop, Formosa Group, Ghost
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