Feb 26, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

"Uptown Funk," the first single off of Mark Ronson's new album Uptown Special, is a funk and Motown track, slickly bedazzled with the coolness of Bruno Mars's attitude and style, and though the album as a whole doesn't totally resemble that track inasmuch as a surface approach, it does seem to be indicative of this sonic painting of a particular time and landscape. More

Plunder #1

Archaia

Written by Swifty Lang, Art by Skuds McKinley

Feb 25, 2015 Comic Books Web Exclusive

Writer Swifty Lang has a unique knack for splicing current global issues with classic horror fare. In Plunder, Lang revisits his specialty, this time melding Somali pirates with aliens on the high seas.

Bluebird

Studio: Factory 25
Directed by Lance Edmands

Feb 25, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

The winters can be particularly harsh in Maine’s northern logging towns. More

Feb 25, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

Gang of Four returned to relevance in 2010 with Content, and now they've followed it up with What Happens Next, an album that sets out to answer its own titular question. More

Wild Canaries

Studio: Sundance Selects
Directed by Lawrence Michael Levine

Feb 24, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

A light romantic comedy handled with aplomb.  More

Feb 24, 2015 Live Web Exclusive

Rock 'n' roll never changes. There will always be four super skinny guys who favor form fitting black clothes, who have cool haircuts, and who look like they were born to thrash guitars about on stage. And The Troubadour, one of the most iconic rock venues on the planet, has hosted them all. More

Torche

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Feb 24, 2015 Music Web Exclusive

Florida-based rock band Torche has always confounded expectations. They usually are lumped in with the metal crowd, despite having many pop- and mainstream rock-influenced elements. One is the commitment to soaring, melodic vocals, courtesy of frontman Stephen Brooks. More

Feb 23, 2015 DVDs Web Exclusive

The Ramones’ first European television performance shows that the band was still at the height of its powers as the ’70s were coming to a close.

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The Salvation

Studio: IFC Films
Directed by Kristian Levring

Feb 23, 2015 Cinema Web Exclusive

When a chance encounter with some ex-convicts leaves his family dead, Jon finds himself targeted by a vicious land baron and heads down the dark path of revenge. More