By Michael Roffman

The 100 Greatest Movie Soundtracks of All Time

Artwork by Cap Blackard The two best-selling soundtracks of all time celebrate milestones this November, with Saturday Night Fever turning 40 and The Bodyguard turning 25. With that in mind, we decided to take a look at what exactly makes a film soundtrack great, something that seemed much easier on paper than in execution. We found […]

By Randall Colburn

Japanese Breakfast share spooky, amusing new video for “Road Head”: Watch

Japanese Breakfast’s Michelle Zauner certainly seems to be a genre fan. After releasing a deliciously sci-fi video for “Machinist”, the songwriter is debuting another new video in advance of the band’s new album, Soft Sounds from Another Planet, this one more indebted to horror (and a touch of domestic thriller). The song, “Road Head”, is infectiously […]

By Eddie Fu

Dave Chappelle joins forces with Chris Rock, The Roots, Erykah Badu, Childish Gambino for Radio City residency

Dave Chappelle is returning to Radio City Music Hall this August for a 10-night residency. He’ll be performing throughout the month with a rotating cast of comedians and musicians. Mostly notably, Chappelle will reunite with Chris Rock on August 5th as a sequel of sorts to their surprise co-headlining set back in March. Also joining […]

By Lizard Hips

Ampwrecked 12: New Music For Your Ears

Mutoid Man – Melt Your Mind (Sargent House) It’s Mutoid Man! Twirling a guitar around your head, air-drumming until your wrists fall off; it’s all part of the experience spliced together by Koller, Brodsky and of course, the master that is Nick Cageao. Melt Your Mind is just over 2 minutes of speed-thrash-excellence, that’s hella melodic […]

By Michael Roffman

Top 25 Films of 2016

Movies aren’t dying. They’re not. They’re not dying because of more and more first-run filmmaking moving to streaming platforms. They’re not dying in the name of a globalized box office market, even if that’s going to dramatically change what they’re going to look like by the time the transition is over. They’re not dying because […]