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O, Music Where Art Thou?

For the past year I have had numerous conversations with my friends wondering where the hell the sound of this decade(let’s call it “The Aughts”) is . Not since the 50’s, when it took until 1955 for Elvis to come onto the scene, have we had such a late start finding a defining sound for a decade. Ok, so maybe ... Read More »

Shanghai Kaaaaanigets!

It's been 10 years since Jackie Chan filmed Drunken Master 2 and his age is finally showing. He's still the greatest there ever was (IMHO) but gone are the most risky of his stunts and the no stunt double ever policy. That combined with the close-ups forced upon Jackie by American insurance agencies should have made Shanghai Knights a sure-miss, but this sequel to Shanghai Noon wasn't actually that bad. Read More »