Rolfe Neigenfind Interview

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Back in February of this year, I interviewed Charlotte based songwriter and musician Rolfe Neigenfind. He was in the middle of a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to record his first album, which is now a reality. He learned that it is even more costly and time consuming than originally… Continue reading

LISTEN: Kurt Cobain Covers The Beatles’ “And I Love Her”

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From the soundtrack for the film “Montage of Heck,” Kurt Cobain does a solo acoustic performance of The Beatles song. Continue reading

Tom Waits Interview Animated, Blank on Blank

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Drop whatever you’re doing, there’s a new PBS Blank on Blank animation, and this time it features an interview with Tom Waits. The interview was conducted by Chris Roberts in 1988, and is appropriately titled “Tom Waits on Everything and Nothing.” The bit about the moles at Stonehenge is pure… Continue reading

Watch Kate McKinnon as Justin Bieber in Saturday Night Live Spoof of Calvin Klein Ad

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Every once in awhile Saturday Night Live reminds you why you should still be watching. The latest example comes in the form of a spoof of the now infamous Justin Bieber Calvin Klein underwear ad. Kate McKinnon broke out her hilarious Justin Bieber impression, which she has performed several times… Continue reading

50 Years of David Bowie Hairstyles in a Single GIF

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Artist Helen Green created a GIF displaying her drawings of 50 years of David Bowie hairstyles. She posted the GIF to her Tumblr – on January 8th, 2015, the musician and icon’s 68th birthday – and it quickly went viral. Bowie is famous for reinvention, both in his musical style… Continue reading

Woman Creates Journey “Open Arms” Cover with Singamajigs Singing Toy Symphony (Video)

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The cute/creepy/annoying (depending your perspective) singing toys Sing-a-ma-jigs were first made YouTube famous by young adult author and video blogger John Green, who made them harmonize in his video “Making Adorable Music.” While that was a fun and somewhat impressive video, YouTuber eknightmusic has taken the Sing-a-ma-jigs choir idea to… Continue reading

Watch ‘Kurt and Courtney’ Free Online

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Kurt and Courtney Documentary by Nick Broomfield (1998) Kurt Cobain died in 1994 at the age of 27. It was ruled a suicide, but a theory soon emerged that Cobain may have been murdered. This theory was furthered by private investigator Tom Grant, who is featured heavily in the film.… Continue reading

Roz and the Rice Cakes in Studio, 1809 Sessions (Video)

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Roz and the Rice Cakes Perform “Push and Pull”  Providence, Rhode Island’s Roz and the Rice Cakes have toured extensively this summer, taking their atmospheric, jazzy indie rock all over the country. While on the road, they stopped into 1809 Studios, in Macedon, New York, to record a live, session version… Continue reading

The Entertainment Industry: It’s Not All Glitz, Glamour, and Red Carpets

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Every January the awards season kicks off, beginning with the Golden Globes. Then we make our way to the SAG Awards, The Grammys, The Oscars, and later on, The Tonys and The Emmys. These are it is safe to say, the major ceremonies broadcast throughout the year that we eagerly… Continue reading

‘Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction’ Quotes

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The documentary Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction gives an interesting, if somewhat cloaked, view of the famous character actor, musician, and singer. Stanton has appeared in dozens of films – including Paris, Texas; Alien; Cool Hand Luke; The Green Mile; The Avengers – and has a face that most will recognize,… Continue reading