The Antlers: Hotel

It really seems like The Antlers’ new album “Familiars” is shaping up to be one of the best records of the year. Their new single “Hotel” was released last week and is amazing. The song is quite different than the band’s trademark sound; it is more soulful with a hazy piano playing throughout. Check it […]

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The Tallest Man on Earth: Love is All

I have been listening to a lot of The Tallest Man on Earth lately after quite a hiatus. I have forgotten just how brilliant Kristian Matsson is with his emotional folk music. He has the ability to bellow out such soul-crushing songs while creating a picture of pastoral bliss. One of The Tallest Man on […]

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90’s Nostalgia: Gattaca

When I first saw “Gattaca” I was actually disturbed by this movie. I thought that the prospect of what kind of life you would have being determined simply by genetics was a sorry state of affairs. I re-watched this film a few days ago and I definitely have a better opinion of it now. “Gattaca” […]

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90’s Nostalgia: What’s Eating Gilbert Grape

Leonardo DiCaprio has always been my favorite actor ever since his role in “Gangs of New York”. I have watched all of his films since then and he has proved himself as a versatile and engaging actor.¬†One of his best performances was in 1993’s “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape”. The film is about Gilbert Grape (Johnny […]

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Inside Llewyn Davis

The Coen Brothers always find a way to surprise me from film to film. The first movie I saw of theirs was “Fargo” and after watching that incredible movie I had to see their other films. “Miller’s Crossing” is definitely ranked as one of their greatest films in my opinion. I had a chance to […]

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Silverstein: This Is How The Wind Shifts

Post-hardcore has always been a genre that I have not really listened to. ¬†Before I considered the screaming vocals a bit too much to sit down and listen to. I thought that I could never get into that music until recently. After really listening to Brand New’s “Daisy”, I set out to indulge in this […]

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