Month: September 2023

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Breakthrough Arrest in Tupac Shakur Murder Case: Duane Keith “Keefe D” Davis in Custody

In a shocking development that has sent shockwaves through the music industry and the broader community alike, the Los Angeles Police Department has announced a significant breakthrough in the decades-old murder case of iconic rapper Tupac Shakur. On Thursday, authorities confirmed the arrest of Duane Keith "Keefe D" Davis, a long-suspected but previously uncharged figure in the investigation. Tupac Shakur, one of the most influential figures in the history of […]

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Song Of The Week

Rocket – Portrait Show

September 29, 2023 Los Angeles-based Rocket have announced their debut EP, Versions of You, out October 27th, and share lead single “Portrait Show.” Pitting Sonic Youth & Dinosaur Jr-esque guitar riffs against soaring harmonies, the single perfectly distills what’s made Rocket one of the West Coast’s buzziest new bands. Find out more about ROCKET HERE Listen to all of our Songs of the Week HERE!

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Speedy Ortiz Celebrates a Decade of Sonic Excellence with Major Arcana Reissue

In the ever-evolving landscape of indie rock, certain albums have a way of etching themselves into the annals of musical history. Speedy Ortiz's "Major Arcana" is undeniably one of those records. A decade after its groundbreaking release, the band is preparing to unleash a 10th-anniversary reissue that promises to rekindle the spark of its initial impact. Mark your calendars for November 17th, as Speedy Ortiz invites us to embark on […]

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Epic Games Sells Bandcamp Amid Layoffs: Songtradr Emerges as the Surprising Buyer

In an unexpected turn of events, Epic Games, the renowned video game and software developer, has announced the sale of Bandcamp, the independent music platform beloved by artists and fans alike. As rumors swirled regarding the fate of this iconic music platform, the revelation of its new owner has sent shockwaves through the music industry. Songtradr, a lesser-known player in the music licensing and distribution landscape, has emerged as the […]

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Film Review


By - Gareth Jones For fans of Gael Garcia Bernal, wrestling, queer icons I learned a great deal from my viewing of Cassandro.  I had seen pictures of the “exotico” wrestler from Mexico and knew that he was an important figure in both the queer and wrestling worlds.   However, this film gave me an insight into his life and the world of luchadors.  It is a fascinating and entertaining […]

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Music Review

The Replacements – Tim (Let it Bleed Edition)

By - Kristi Houk Recommended if you like: ANY POST 80's ROCK AND ROLL “Everybody wants to be special here…” It’s about time. Replacements fans everywhere are likely giving a collective fist bump over this stunning, 4 album deluxe box set containing a remix of the misfits from Minneapolis fourth beloved album (their first on a major label and arguably their best collection of tunes), Tim. It’s an embarrassment of […]

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True Detective: Night Country Gets a Premiere Date and Drops New Trailer

  In a much-anticipated announcement that has sent ripples of excitement through the entertainment world, HBO's critically acclaimed anthology series, True Detective, is back with its long-awaited fourth installment, "True Detective: Night Country." The show's premiere date has finally been unveiled, and a brand-new trailer has left fans on the edge of their seats. \ "True Detective: Night Country" is slated to premiere on Sunday, November 12, 2023, at 9 […]

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NIVA Claims Live Nation’s Merchandise Policy Harms Independent Venues

In the intricate world of live entertainment, where the spotlight often shines brightest on the headlining acts, it's easy to overlook the vital role that independent venues play in nurturing emerging talent and fostering a vibrant cultural scene. These grassroots institutions have long been the lifeblood of the music industry, acting as incubators for artists on the cusp of stardom. However, recent developments in the industry have cast a shadow […]

todaySeptember 27, 2023 122


Christopher Nolan and the Safdie Brothers Can Save Cinema, According to Martin Scorsese

In a recent interview, legendary director Martin Scorsese proclaimed that Christopher Nolan and the Safdie Brothers have the power to "save cinema" from the clutches of the ever-expanding comic book movie genre. This bold statement has reignited the age-old debate about the direction of modern filmmaking. Scorsese, known for his masterpieces like "Taxi Driver," "Raging Bull," and "Goodfellas," has been an outspoken critic of the dominance of superhero films in […]

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