Tag Archive: Rock

Apr
18

The Indie on Demand Movie Review: HIT SO HARD

Escape from the Rock: HIT SO HARD's Patty Schemel

Sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll! Never gets tired, does it? Well, maybe if you’re actually in the middle of it, it may get to wear a bit, yeah. Which brings us to the subject of this week’s episode of our weekly radio show, The Indie on Demand Movie Review. The documentary HIT SO HARD …

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Oct
29

Kerthy Fix on STRANGE POWERS: STEPHIN MERRITT AND THE MAGNETIC FIELDS

Ultimate Music Man: Stephen Merritt of STRANGE POWERS.

A songwriter who can dream up lyrics like, “When we kiss, it feels like a flying saucer landing,” can score those lyrics in any one of a thousand, infectious styles, and as a result command praises from the likes of Peter Gabriel, Neil Gaiman, and Sarah Silverman definitely deserves his own documentary. Co-directors Kerthy Fix …

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Aug
19

Spike Lee & Stew on PASSING STRANGE: THE MOVIE

The Artistic Live with a Beat: Stew (with mike) rocking out in PASSING STRANGE: THE MOVIE

It’s got trenchant insights into art and identity, and you can dance to it. It’s a grand irony that you can live in New York, one of the greatest theater cities in the world, and not be able to swing the cost of tickets without taking out a second mortgage on your apartment. I’d heard …

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