Django Unchained

I just finished watching Quentin Tarantino’s “Django Unchained” and all I can say is why didn’t I see it sooner. Tarantino who is known for his extreme violence and gore in his movies does not spare a moment of it in this film. There are scenes where blood just leaps from the body. Jamie Foxx, […]

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Death at a Funeral

British comedies have always been a uneven affair with me. A lot of them just fall flat when I expect it to be so much better, for example: “A Fish called Wanda”. I usually check out reviews or IMDB before watching a British comedy to make sure it is really worth watching. I recently watched […]

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Dredd

When I first heard about a new Judge Dredd film coming out, I was skeptical about it. I thought it was going to be another typical cliche action movie from Hollywood so I skipped watching it last year. But after so many people telling me how good it was, I decided to check it out […]

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Chet Baker- Born To Be Blue

I’ve been listening a lot to Chet Baker recently and discovered “Born to be Blue” which completely blew me away. The song is in the standard 12-bar blues  but played on a piano and has Baker singing in his well-know whispery and soft-voiced way. Baker’s voice is melancholy which only heightens the image of lost […]

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Into It. Over It.- Proper

  I am a late listener to Into It. Over It. This band came my way after I discovered their music randomly online. The concept that emo music was still being made interested me. I thought that emo died in 2009. Yet, there are a bunch of bands still making music that is defined as […]

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Drake- Worst Behavior

Drake has always gone past the boundaries of hip hop and rap. His music has always been at its most revealing and vulnerable. Drake’s honesty has become a staple that many rappers either criticize or emulate. This honesty which can be a rare thing in hip hop shows just how open a musician can be […]

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Top 10 Albums of 2013

This has been a year of many great discoveries in music and great quality albums. Choosing the top ten of the year took a lot of time.  I had to spend many hours searching for the absolute best that have been in constant rotation on my iPod/iPhone and other mobile devices. I came up with […]

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