Scott M. Deitche is an environmental scientist by profession. He also writes on the Mafia, including the books Cigar City Mafia, A Complete History of the Tampa Underworld (2004), The Silent Don: The Criminal Underworld of Santo Trafficante Jr. (2007), and The Everything Mafia Book: revised edition (2009). His latest book is Rogue Mobster: The Untold Story of Mark Silverman and the New England Mafia (Strategic Media, 2012).
While it could use some more energy from Krall, Live in Rio is an excellent DVD for any jazz fan.
A CD that takes a number of genres and distills it into a memorable collection of lush electronic music.
Chimaira brought their sonic onslaught to The 'burg.
Singer, songwriter, guitarist Alexx Calise is a musical rising star, combining rock with melodic hooks.
Japanese-American gangster Kenny Gallo dishes on porn, drugs, the LA and NY Mafia, and his years as an FBI informant.
Brotherhood's excellent final season showcases great writing and acting, with a healthy dose of political corruption.
Finnish band The 69 Eyes release their new record of guttural hard rock
Dream Theater are back with a strong release featuring one of their best songs to date.
Blue Murder Set 4 brings the goods, showcasing one of the most popular modern crime mysteries on the BBC.
A slight entry in the British mystery/comedy genre with some great episodes and a lot of filler.