July 2013: Music & Movies

My pop culture intake for July 2013, with patent-pending two-word reviews: MOVIES Premium Rush – premium entertainment This Means War – meaningless conflict Dredd – bloody entertaining Trouble with the Curve – troubled writing Resident Evil: Retribution – acceptably awful

June 2013: Movies & Music

My pop culture intake for June 2013, with patent-pending two-word reviews: MUSIC Black Sabbath: 13 – classic updated Primal Scream: More Light – more goodness The National: Trouble Will Find Me – continued refinement Tricky: False Idols/Matter of Time EP – slow jamz Trooper: Trooper Read More …

May 2013: Music & Movies

My pop culture intake for May 2013, with patent-pending two-word reviews: MUSIC David Bowie: The Next Day – welcome return The Strokes: Comedown Machine – letdown machine (London) Suede: Bloodsports – sporting attempt Chelsea Light Moving: Chelsea Light Moving – familiar territory Wire: Change Become Read More …

April 2013: Music & Movies

MUSIC Guided By Voices: English Little League – familiar terroritory Atoms for Peace: Amok – glitchy goodness MOVIES The Queen of Versailles – disgusting excess What To Expect What You’re Expecting – expected stupidity Rock of Ages – unwatchable schlock John Carter – entertaining adventure Read More …