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Mistaken For Strangers Movie Review

Posted by bsimon On April - 10 - 2014 0 Comment
Mistaken For Strangers Movie

Title: Mistaken For Strangers Director: Tom Berninger There may not be a better film this year about adult sibling jostling, rivalry and affection than Tom Berninger’s extraordinary “Mistaken For Strangers.” The fact that it’s also a meta-documentary about life on the road with the ascendant indie rock group The National, whose lead singer Matt Berninger is Tom’s older brother, is completely incidental. This is an engaging work of many colors, at once funny and heart-piercing, that taps into the rich and often conflicting veins of feeling that only loved ones can elicit. The younger Berninger is a Cincinnati roustabout — a sensitive, wayward creative soul and aspiring indie horror director who comes off a bit like  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, MUSIC, REVIEWS
Michael-Jackson-Xscape

Fans of Michael Jackson have been mourning his death ever since the news broke in 2009. With death, it was natural to assume that fans of Jackson’s would never hear any more music from him again. But, we’re in the age where death doesn’t really matter when it comes to a famous person, so lo and behold, we’ve got ourselves a new Michael Jackson album! The production, called “Xscape,” features unreleased tracks made by Jackson during his “Invincible” days, according to DirectLyrics.com (via Soul Train). The cover art had been released a few weeks ago, but what people have really been waiting on, the first released track from the album,  [ Read More ]

Categories: DAILY SHOCK, MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, NEWS

Soaked in Bleach Trailer Uncovers Kurt Cobain Death Conspiracies

Posted by Karen Benardello On April - 9 - 2014 0 Comment
Tom Grant, P.I. hired by Courtney Love

A new teaser trailer for the upcoming docudrama, ‘Soaked in Bleach,’ which offers a definitive examination of the death of beloved Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, has been released from is production companies, A Suburban Hitchhiker and Daredevil Films. The film is set to be released in remembrance of the 20-year anniversary of the singer’s death, after his body was found on April 8, 1994 in his Seattle home. The following synopsis has been released for the film: ‘Soaked in Bleach’ reveals the events behind Kurt Cobain’s death as seen through the eyes of Tom Grant, the private investigator that was hired by Courtney Love in 1994 to track down her  [ Read More ]

Michael Cullen Love Transmitter Album Review

Posted by Karen Benardello On April - 6 - 2014 0 Comment
Michael Cullen Love Transmitter Album Review

Artist: Michael Cullen Album: Love Transmitter Producer: Tim Powles Being sincere while passionately expressing your thoughts and feelings about life and love isn’t always an easy process, but when you hold the powerful musical versatility and talent as Australian musician Michael Cullen, the method becomes more genuine and authentic. The multi-talented and resourceful singer-songwriter-instrumentalist, who fronted such 90′s bands as The Hardheads and Watershed, is proving his enchanting grip of the randomness and sincerity of relationships with his solo debut album, ‘Love Transmitter.’ The record, which was originally released in his native country in 2002, has been enthrallingly remastered for its recent American release. The performer, whose musical styles have  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, MUSIC REVIEWS, REVIEWS

O-Town Latest Boy Band to be Reuniting

Posted by Karen Benardello On March - 30 - 2014 0 Comment
O-Town Latest Boy Band to be Reuniting

The influential boy bands who once ruled the music charts in the late 1990s and early 2000s, from New Kids on the Block, Backstreet Boys, 98 Degrees and ‘N SYNC, have been surging in popularity again recently as they have been releasing new albums and performing together. The latest pop group that largely appealed to teen girls of the Millennial Generation to reportedly be getting back together is the platinum-selling band, O-Town. The musicians are set to make a special announcement about their plans through their official website tomorrow at noon PST. The group posted a countdown on the homepage of their website, reminding fans to return for the announcement  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, NEWS

Six Days ‘Til Sunday Release Official Disease Music Video

Posted by Karen Benardello On March - 25 - 2014 0 Comment
Six Days 'Til Sunday Release Official Disease Music Video

Hard rock band Six Days ‘Till Sunday have released the official music video for their new song, ‘Disease.’ The track is featured on the L.A.-based band’s debut album, ‘Predetermined,’ which is now available on iTunes, CD Baby and Amazon. The video for ‘Disease’ was shot over two days in Hollywood, with director Tom Von Doom. The helmer utilized live footage from Six Days ‘Till Sunday’s debut show at the Whisky A Go Go, as well as conceptual footage. The song tells the story of an apocalyptic circumstance that plays itself out over and over again. The members of Six Days ‘Till Sunday include: Starlin Cross – Lead Vocals – Guitar  [ Read More ]

Behind The Wins Backstage At The Oscars

Posted by Laura Gaddy On March - 5 - 2014 0 Comment
dallas-buyers-club-TH

At this year’s Oscars Best Picture went to “12 Years a Slave”. The night’s other big winner was Gravity, which managed to draw in 7 Oscars. Ellen DeGeneres returned to host again and put on a show that was full of pizza parties, selfies a-plenty, and a good dose of jibes. Jared Leto was the first winner of the evening, earning the Best Supporting Actor award for his performance in “Dallas Buyers Club”. Fresh off the win backstage Leto sent his Oscar crowd surfing through the Press as he fielded questions in high spirits and showered his collaborators with praise. “They had a budget of $250. I’m not joking. That’s  [ Read More ]

Marla Mase’s Half-Life EP Review

Posted by Karen Benardello On February - 26 - 2014 0 Comment
Marla Mase's Half Life EP Review

Artist: Marla Mase EP: Half-Life Producers: Tomás Doncker and James Dellatacoma for True Groove Harrowingly confronting your inner demons as you garner the courage to battle your emotions can be a challenging proposition for many women, particularly those struggling to have their voices heard by the public. New York City singer-songwriter Marla Mase is one such vulnerable, raw performer who’s courageously showing her personal journey of finding love, and accepting herself for who she truly is, with her latest EP, ‘Half-Life.’ Mase’s feisty determination of finding and embracing inner peace as she secures love was bravely explored through the themes of overcoming trauma and oppression, and obtaining freedom, during the  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, REVIEWS

Lael Summer’s Burden to Bear Album Review

Posted by Karen Benardello On February - 24 - 2014 0 Comment
Lael Summer's Burden to Bear Album Review

Artist: Lael Summer Album: Burdent to Bear Producers: Tomás Doncker and James Dellatacoma for True Groove There’s nothing quite like feeling lost and alone in an ever-moving and evolving world that quickly forces you to mature, especially if you don’t feel ready to embrace the connections you unexpectedly begin to form along the way. Soul-funk-pop singer-songwriter Lael Summer passionately and authentically encompassed that at-times harrowing process of personally maturing in such a bustling, intimidating city as New York with her debut album, ‘Burden to Bear.’ Mixing vulnerable lyrics with enthralling instrumentals, the multi-faceted musician creatively and instinctively fused her identity with her experiences, dreams and desires to create a powerful,  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, MUSIC REVIEWS, REVIEWS

Karen O To Perform The Moon Song on the Academy Awards

Posted by Karen Benardello On February - 14 - 2014 0 Comment
Karen O To Perform The Moon Song on the Academy Awards

Singer-songwriter Karen O will make her performance debut on this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, as she will sing her Oscar-nominated original song, ‘The Moon Song.’ The show’s producers, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, announced the news that the lead singer of the band Yeah Yeah Yeahs will perform the song. O wrote the music and lyrics for ‘The Moon Song’ for writer-director Spike Jonze’s romantic sci-fi drama, ‘Her.’ The 86th Academy Awards, which will air on Sunday, March 2 live on ABC, will be hosted by Ellen DeGeneres. The other songs nominated alongside ‘The Moon Song’ include ‘Happy’ from ‘Despicable Me 2,’ ‘Let It Go’ from ‘Frozen’ and ‘Ordinary Love’  [ Read More ]

Categories: MOVIES, MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, NEWS
"The X Factor" UK Season 10 Press Launch at the Mayfair Hotel in London on August 29, 2013

Nicole Scherzinger is reportedly set to quit the UK version of The X Factor in order to concentrate on making music. The former Pussycat Dolls singer, who has been a judge on the popular TV show for two years, is said to be keen to focus her efforts on recording new material, which will be her first since Killer Love in 2011. The star signed a $4.5million deal with Sony Records, according to recent reports on the web. Now a source has told The Sun in London: “She put her music career on hold last year but now she wants to focus on her music”. This follows the news that former  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, NEWS, TELEVISION NEWS

U2 to Perform Ordinary Love at the Oscars

Posted by monique On February - 13 - 2014 0 Comment
U2 to Receive The Sonny Bono Visionary Award

The Oscars are going to rock this year with an upcoming performance by U2. The legendary band will perform their Oscar-nominated song, “Ordinary Love,” for a global audience at the prestigious awards show, announced show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron. This will be the first time “Ordinary Love” will be performed live. “Ordinary Love” was written for “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” starring Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela. The song is nominated for Original Song along with “Happy” from “Despicable Me 2,” “Let It Go” from “Frozen” and “The Moon Song” from “Her.” U2 has been performing and touring since 1976. The group has won 22 Grammy Awards–more than  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC, NEWS, TELEVISION NEWS
Drake

Tumblr and Twitter had a field day with Macklemore’s post-Grammys apology to Kendrick Lamar. The apology was for winning several awards in the rap category. If you remember the instagrammed apology, Macklemore said, “You got robbed. I wanted you to win. You should have. It’s weird and it sucks that I robbed you. I was gonna say that during the speech. Then the music started playing during my speech and I froze.” You can read the full text here. Tons of people have gone in on Macklemore’s apology, citing how unnecessary it was, and that includes Drake. In a current interview with Rolling Stone, Drake was asked about the apology  [ Read More ]

Categories: CELEBRITY GOSSIP, MUSIC, NEWS
Brits .. Beyonce

BEYONCE is rumored to be putting in an appearance at The Brits – the UK’s answer to the Grammys and the MTV Awards all rolled into one. The annual event – which attracts a huge audience across the US due the number of A-listers who make the trip across the pond to attend – is being held in London on February 19th. As usual you can watch all the action live on the night at FilmOn TV.  A source has told a London tabloid that Beyonce is being tipped to steal the show. “Beyonce is on. The only reason this has not yet been announced officially is because the Brits  [ Read More ]

Categories: MUSIC

Catch a Glimpse of Christian Grey in First Fifty Shades of Grey Poster

Posted by Karen Benardello On January - 25 - 2014 0 Comment
Catch a Glimpse of Christian Grey in First Fifty Shades of Grey Poster

Mirroring the nature of tease in the hit ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ book trilogy, Universal Pictures has released the first teaser poster for its anticipated film adaptation of the first novel. The upcoming movie version of author E.L. James’ book is scheduled to be released on February 13, 2015 in theaters. The movie is being directed by ‘Nowhere Boy’ helmer Sam Taylor-Johnson. The romance drama’s first official poster is a gray-tinted image of Irish actor Jamie Dornan, who portrays the title character, Christian Grey, in a fitted suit. Standing with his back to the camera and facing the Seattle skyline, the poster also features the tagline, “Mr. Grey Will See  [ Read More ]

Categories: Drama, MUSIC, NEWS, POSTERS

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