Dec 2, 2016
Get in the Holiday Spirit with Low’s New Christmas Song
Mimi Parker’s lovely voice makes “Some Hearts (at Christmas Time)” another fine Christmas tune from the slowcore pioneers.
Nov 29, 2016
Cigarettes After Sex’s Romantic Dreampop Makes the Case for Quality Over Quantity
They’ve only released seven songs in four years, and each song is a lovely little gem in its own right. Even the REO Speedwagon cover.
Nov 21, 2016
Listen to HKE’s Awesome (Though Sadly Rejected) Song for the Ghost in the Shell Trailer
No disrespect to Depeche Mode, but HKE’s track is a better match for the Ghost in the Shell aesthetic.
Nov 19, 2016
The Perils (and Positives) of Politicizing Pop Culture
Pop culture nerdery won’t save the union but it could help us understand each other a little better.
Nov 11, 2016
The Trailer for Luc Besson’s Valerian Is a Sci-Fi Smorgasbord
Nearly every moment of the trailer is bursting at the seams with something imaginative and eye-catching.
Nov 10, 2016
Lift to Experience’s Remastered Texas-Jerusalem Crossroads is Coming in February
And yes, that’s really the new artwork. Those Texas boys are something else.
Nov 9, 2016
Random Nerdery: Wonder Woman, Young Justice, Mass Effect: Andromeda & Kung Fu Yoga
Wonder Woman looks like actual fun, Young Justice returns, BioWare’s sci-fi epic gets more epic, and Jackie Chan’s next film looks like a blast from the past.
Nov 7, 2016
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress May Help Fill That Attack on Titan-Sized Void in Your Life (Review)
The latest from Wit Studio and Tetsurō Araki is a gruesome, action-packed series featuring human-devouring monsters and steampunk samurai.
Nov 4, 2016
Listen to “Cloudburst,” the Wonderful First Single from Airiel’s Molten Young Lovers
It has everything you could ever possibly want in a shoegaze song.
Oct 28, 2016
Random Nerdery: Doctor Strange, The Incredibles 2, Apple.com, Font Awesome & Brandon Sanderson
The Sorcerer Supreme reigns, Frozone returns, following Apple’s website through the years, a great icon font gets better, and more epic fantasy is coming to the box office.
Oct 25, 2016
Russell Moore: “Can the Religious Right Be Saved?”
Christians must seriously consider what, exactly, informs and shapes our primary identity. (Hint: It’s not Republican politics.)