Tag Archive for 2013

Avatar from another Decade: Milking the Stars

In November 2014, a piece of altered reality made its appearance on the shelves. It was a fusion between something real and something coming from a parallel universe. Milking the Stars: A Re-Imagining of Last Patrol, Monster Magnet’s most recent…

Buckcherry: The Best of (2013)

Buckcherry: The Best of

Hailing from Los Angeles, California, Buckcherry has been successfully merging the “punk grit, gutter attitude, honest storytelling, and razor sharp hooks” since the band formed in ’95. If you are a newcomer to Buckcherry, this is a fantastic collection of…

Vista Chino “Peace”

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As the haunting Good Morning Wasteland cascades like sentient dust from my earphones and into my late-night vodka-induced coma I am overcome with a feeling of loneliness, of wandering lost across a great plain of nothingness, looking for an oasis…

The mix tape: J.Sin

Here I sit, recovering from a punk rock hangover, in front of my laptop with my editor holding a (metaphorical) gun to my head and being coerced into creating a literal and literary “Mix Tape” that attempts to define my…

Drinking Buddies (2013)

Drinking Buddies, written and directed by Joe Swanberg and starring Olivia Wilde, Ron Livingston, Jake Johnson and Anna Kendrick, is an inane middle class improvised soap opera about so-called ordinary people going about their dreary lives without conflict, climax, nor…

REVIEW: AutoViolet – AutoViolet

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AutoViolet is a 3-piece Canadian band from Vancouver, British Columbia that blends elements of alternative, electropop, and a smattering of nu-goth to deliver an array of eclectic songs on their debut album. Released on Neutrino Records / Sonic Rendezvous, AutoViolet…

REVIEW: Sharknado (TV – 2013)

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Directed by Anthony C. Ferrante (Boo and Headless Horseman) and written by Thunder Levin (Atlantic Rim, American Warships, and Mutant Vampire Zombies From the Hood), Sharknado is a SyFy original made for TV movie that goes beyond simple campyness and…