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7 Amazing [But True] Facts About The Monkees
1 year ago

7 Amazing [But True] Facts About The Monkees

By  •  Music

Fifty two years ago four “pre-fab” actors launched the most misunderstood band in rock history.

“The Monkees” debuted on NBC Sept. 12, 1966, building the prototypical “boy band” template in …
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The Missing Link in The Monkees’ Legacy
4 years ago

The Missing Link in The Monkees’ Legacy

Derided as the “pre-Fab Four,” The Monkees got pummeled by the press during its heyday. To be fair, the band partially asked for it. They were stars on a TV …
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‘Kill Us’ Doc Hails Courage Against Islamic Jihadists
4 years ago

‘Kill Us’ Doc Hails Courage Against Islamic Jihadists

The former is obviously subjective. Courage, on the other hand, should have far less room for interpretation.

It’s still used so heavily for actors who dare break type, tweak their physical …
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HiT Review: ‘Elvis Costello: Mystery Dance’
5 years ago

HiT Review: ‘Elvis Costello: Mystery Dance’

By  •  Reviews, TV

Given the subject at hand, the material simply isn’t enough.

Not only is the Showtime documentary, debuting at 9 p.m. EST April 10, only 60 minutes, but Costello’s songbook could fuel a …
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’80s Redux: Why New Wave Music Mattered
5 years ago

’80s Redux: Why New Wave Music Mattered

If you live long enough, I guess it’s something you have to face: at some point the music of your youth will be considered “cool” again and people will walk, …
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Top 10 Rock Band Cameos in Movies
5 years ago

Top 10 Rock Band Cameos in Movies

By  •  Lists
  1. The band must be real. No pretend bands allowed.
  2. The band is in the movie not as a featured attraction but as the backdrop for the scene. So Prince …
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