Aug 29, 2016
Random Nerdery: Macross, Star Wars, Voltron, and Thunderbirds Are Go
Transforming mecha and the Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” make everything better.
Aug 27, 2016
No Man’s Sky’s Universe Is Beautiful, Isolating, and Tragic
What are the philosophical implications of one of the most hyped video games in recent memory?
Aug 26, 2016
Tsutomu Nihei’s Blame! Manga Is Coming to Netflix (and the Trailer Looks Good)
Tsutomu Nihei’s dark cyberpunk manga will be a “Netflix Original Film” in 2017.
Aug 25, 2016
The Midnight’s Endless Summer is 2016’s Greatest ’80s Soundtrack (Review)
The Midnight’s take on ’80s pop is packed with synthesizer goodness — and blazing guitar and sax solos galore.
Aug 13, 2016
Stranger Things, Volume 1 by Kyle Dixon, Michael Stein (Review)
Dixon and Stein have composed a rich, evocative score that brings the world of “Stranger Things” to life all on its own.
Aug 11, 2016
Infinity Shred Prepares to Travel the Long Distance
The album’s first single is accompanied by a post-apocalyptic skateboarding video… because why not?
Aug 7, 2016
Serenity by Bvdub (Review)
Bvdub’s music is euphoric enough for any discothèque but its true appeal lies in its moody, contemplative aspect.
Aug 4, 2016
Rain Temple by 2814 (Review)
Though created by two vaporwave luminaries, this album’s best moments transcend that genre’s aesthetics.