April 22, 2013 - 9:23am
Meet Dante Hicks in person!
Several years ago, there was a television commercial for IBM (I believe) wherein a man walked into an office building and was immediately greeted w
November 27, 2012 - 10:30am
See all the hits live! Presented by Fathom Events.
Let me tell you, folks, this particular writing assignment has me feeling quite nostalgic. You see, I look back on my personal musical evolution with some fondness. While many people were lucky enough to have music-loving parents, mine were mostly indifferent, and so I was a bit stunted in my...
August 22, 2012 - 8:13am
It's a local film quintuple-feature, with proceeds going to charity.
It used to be that one had to work really hard if they wanted to see independently created film. Experimental and underground filmmakers would distribute their work amongst themselves and the true connoisseurs of the medium. However, acclaim of low-budget film is on the rise, and it is now...
July 24, 2012 - 9:33am
One night only! A complete behind-the-scenes look at one of the best albums by British rockers The Who.
As a teenager, I became quite obsessed with a new discovery: the concept of the rock opera. I was an avid listener of classic rock, and when I found out that there was such a thing as a musical featuring such badassery, it rocked my world. I promptly went out and rented the film Tommy, based on the...
May 10, 2012 - 10:00am
Being the adventures of four intrepid musicians as they trek to Pepperland to defeat the Blue Meanies.
Let's talk about The Beatles for a moment. Everybody loves The Beatles! No, seriously: everybody. I have a theory: the liking of The Beatles is a cultural obligation. Now, there is no denying the importance of the band and the impact they had on the world of music – but the same can be...