Reviews | Under the Radar - Music Magazine
Tuesday, August 11th, 2020  

Beastie Boys Story

Apple TV+

Apr 24, 2020 TV Web Exclusive

Beastie Boys Story is a documentary in which the two living members of the group, Adam “Ad Rock” Horowitz and Michael “Mike D” Diamond narrate the history of the beloved trio on stage at the Kings Theatre in Brooklyn, over the course of three nights, to a live audience while being filmed. More

Circus of Books

Netflix

Apr 22, 2020 TV Web Exclusive

There is more than one time in every person’s life when they think, “My family’s life could be a movie.” In the case of Rachel Mason, she put those thoughts into action with the documentary, Circus of Books, executive produced by Ryan Murphy (GleeAmerican Horror Story).  More

Apr 21, 2020 TV Web Exclusive

More frightening than any horror flick’s GGI ghoul, the cowled Klansman that comes face to face with Herman Levin (Morgan Spector) and his son Sandy (Caleb Malis) is sure to give viewers gooseflesh while watching the finale of The Plot Against AmericaMore

The Plot Against America

HBO, Mondays at 9 p.m.

Mar 16, 2020 TV Web Exclusive

Before Russian bots compelled us to trash talk politicians on Facebook, wed gather on our neighbors’ back porches and armchair-commentate over beers. Before turning to Fox News or Rachel Maddow, we dialed in to snippy talking head radio broadcasts.  More

Feb 23, 2020 TV Web Exclusive

He's sporting a suit more garish than those of Jack Nicholson's Joker. He's slinging free burner cellphones, with his law firm on speed dial, to degenerates of all stripes. And he chose a decrepit little tent to house all these wayward doings. Yes, Jimmy McGill couldn't look more in his element.  More

New Order: Decades

Showtime, Friday, December 27 at 7:30/6:30 Central

Dec 27, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Decades, the latest documentary in the few made about New Order and Joy Division, didn't need to be made, mainly because it suffers from identity crisis. More

Duran Duran: There’s Something You Should Know

Showtime, Friday, December 27 at 9/8 Central

Dec 27, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

Duran Duran: five fellows who looked like they were in a boy band and wrote effortless pop songs, yet were formidable musicians, eventually earning high-level credibility. More

Back to Life

Showtime, Sundays at 10 p.m.

Nov 08, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

The residents of the small town of Hythe don't believe in the concept of "paid her debt to society." This is what Miri Matteson (Daisy Haggard), the main protagonist in Back to Life finds out very quickly upon her release from an 18-year sentence in prison.  More

BH90210

FOX, Wednesdays at 9/8 Central

Aug 07, 2019 TV Web Exclusive

The true genius of Beverly Hills, 90210 is not appreciated until you look back at it through an almost three-decade lens. The breakout show, which made a destination out of a zip code and instant superstars out of its eye candy cast, was gagging for a reboot. More