Jun 25, 2017
Lingua Ignota’s All Bitches Die Tackles Misogyny and Abuse with Brutal Electronic Music (Review)
While certainly not everyone’s cup of tea, I consider this one of 2017’s most fascinating and compelling albums.
Jun 23, 2017
Weekend Reads: Superstore’s Humanizing Effect, Craigslist’s Ugly-but-Effective Design, Roadside Monument’s Return, One Punch Man & More
Also: The best good bad movies, a new “Robotech” comic, how SEO ruins websites, and more “Wonder Woman” goodness.
Jun 22, 2017
Derek Yee’s Sword Master Is an Underwhelming CGI Spectacle (Review)
This CGI-filled remake of 1977’s Death Duel never quite reaches the martial arts heights to which it so clearly aspires.
Jun 18, 2017
Studio Ghibli Fest 2017
An excellent opportunity to see some of the greatest and most beloved animated films of all time.
Jun 17, 2017
Review Round-Up: Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver
Critics say Baby Driver is filled with the sort of vibe and energy we’ve come to love and expect from Edgar Wright.
Jun 17, 2017
Reading: Musical Artificial Intelligence, Daniel Tiger, Anime for Adults, Ben Sasse & More
Also: Cuba’s Netflix, pre-Tolkien fantasy epics, anime samurai apologetics, and conservatives vs. Julius Caesar.
Jun 15, 2017
In Rotation: The Clientele, Landing, The Daysleepers, Psychic Temple (Review)
Dreamy autumnal pop, spaced-out slowcore, The Smiths get a shoegaze makeover, and some gorgeous psychedelic pop.
Jun 11, 2017
Random Nerdery: Black Panther, Adam West RIP, Bioware’s Anthem & Netflix’s Godzilla Anime
The latest Marvel superhero teaser, the death of a comic book icon, Bioware’s next original title, and the big G gets animated.
Jun 10, 2017
Weekend Reads: Wonder Woman, Studio Ghibli’s Theme Park, Cowboy Bebop, Bernie Sanders, Christianity’s Decline & More
Also: The decline of Contemporary Christian Music, Google Chrome’s ad blocker, Harvard and online privacy, and conspiracy theories of the Left.
Jun 9, 2017
Homecoming by Sorrow Plagues (Review)
Sorrow Plagues’s blend of black metal and shoegaze contains a few sonic surprises along the way.
Jun 5, 2017
Roadside Monument Returns After 15 Years, Still Awesome as Ever
The reunited trio’s performance of “My Hands Are Thermometers” will probably be the highlight of my week.