Prince

Originals

Warner Records

Jul 15, 2019 Music Web Exclusive

Plenty of artists can bang out hit after hit song, but it's rare when someone is so good at it that they'll pen extra hits just to give them away. Prince, on the other hand, gave away more tracks than a lot of musicians were able to write in their entire careers. More

The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales

Studio: GKIDS / Shout! Factory

Jul 15, 2019 DVDs Web Exclusive

A lightweight, charming animated anthology which will entertain children and their parents alike. More

Jul 12, 2019 Music Web Exclusive

The third album from the Calvin sisters, Jessie and Jennifer, aka Bleached, may not break any new ground, but it certainly has its fair share of pointed and slightly off-beat, and also very good, pop punk. More

Thunder Bay

Studio: Kino Lorber Studio Classics

Jul 12, 2019 DVDs Web Exclusive

If you’re beginning to suspect that a movie that valorizes drilling for oil in the Gulf of Mexico doesn’t play well in 2019, congratulations, you’re a sensible person! More

Shangri-La

Showtime, Friday July 12 at 9 p.m.

Jul 12, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Rick Rubin's career is so eclectic, so influential, so mind-blowingly successful, it's difficult to wrap your head around the fact that it belongs to just one person. It's fitting that the Showtime four-part docu-series Shangri-La is shot primarily at Rubin's mythical studio of the same name.  More

Mark Mulcahy

The Gus

Mezzotint

Jul 11, 2019 Music Web Exclusive

Thom Yorke and Michael Stipe's love for Mark Mulcahy's occasionally revived '80s band Miracle Legion has helped his poetic, often stark, tender songs reach a broader audience over the years. More

Jul 10, 2019 Music Web Exclusive

It was in 2005 that Sam Beamthe man behind Durham, North Carolina-based indie-folkers Iron & Winesat down with Tucson, Arizona's Calexico for a spirited meeting of minds and hearts.  More

Soul Team Six

Studio: Mill Creek Entertainment

Jul 09, 2019 DVDs Web Exclusive

A presentation of six stand-out feature films from across the 1970s which exhibit some of the best and worst of the blaxploitation category. More

The Black Keys

“Let’s Rock”

Easy Eye Sound/Nonesuch

Jul 09, 2019 Music Web Exclusive

The Black Keys have been at the top of the blues rock heap since their debut in 2002, laying down a string of hits and eight studio albums along the way, and a collective body of work that has set the expectation bar high. So it's a bit disappointing that their ninth album, "Let's Rock", is nothing special for such a special band. More