Preview and Predictions: NJPW Fighting Spirit Unleashed

NJPW returns to Long Beach, California for their third show in the USA this year following the successes of Strong Style Evolved in March and the G1 Special in San Francisco this past July. This show has been built around stories that began, or have began since the event, in the Cow Palace on July … Continue reading Preview and Predictions: NJPW Fighting Spirit Unleashed

TV Review: “Time’s Up For The Gang” [Spoilers]

An amazing episode with plenty of hilarious moments, "Time's Up For The Gang" provides an Always Sunny commentary on one of the world's important current social topics: sexual harassment in the workplace. Having been forced by Dennis to attend a sexual harassment  seminar after Paddy's Pub was registered on a negative list, The Gang do in … Continue reading TV Review: “Time’s Up For The Gang” [Spoilers]

Retro E Street Review: November 18th, 1975 – London, UK – Hammersmith Odeon

"Finally London is ready for Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band" The release of this famed night in London as part of the Born to Run 30th Anniversary box set back in 2006 can be looked as a very big moment, as it was essentially the first example of a show being fully released from the … Continue reading Retro E Street Review: November 18th, 1975 – London, UK – Hammersmith Odeon

The Best of NJPW’s Destruction Tour 2018 [Spoilers]

New Japan Pro Wrestling is back following an amazing August of G1 Climax 28 action and have today concluded their Destruction tour which has set us on course for the end of 2018 leading into Wrestle Kingdom 13 in Tokyo Dome on January 4th. There were several fantastic matches during this tour and a very … Continue reading The Best of NJPW’s Destruction Tour 2018 [Spoilers]

TV Review: “The Gang Beats Boggs: Ladies Reboot” [Spoilers]

Season 10's "The Gang Beats Boggs" is a magnificent episode of It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia with many highlights: Charlie believing Wade Boggs is dead; Dee believing Boggs' name is "Boss Hogg"; Frank putting so many sleeping pills in a student's beer that it causes them a seizure, and Charlie drinking so many beers that his … Continue reading TV Review: “The Gang Beats Boggs: Ladies Reboot” [Spoilers]

TV Review: “The Gang Escapes” [Spoilers]

After an intentionally unconventional season opener, It's Always Sunny has immediately raised the bar for the rest of Season 13 with a fantastic episode focusing on The Gang being forced to work together after persuasion from Dee to win a team building exercise. They have to escape Dennis and Mac's apartment that has been set … Continue reading TV Review: “The Gang Escapes” [Spoilers]

TV Review: “The Gang Makes Paddy’s Great Again” [Spoilers]

As It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia kicks off its 13th season, there are some changes following on from the last episode of season 12. Dennis Reynolds has left Philadelphia to be with his child and has been replaced by Cindy (Mindy Kaling) who is motivating the four remaining members of The Gang to be the best … Continue reading TV Review: “The Gang Makes Paddy’s Great Again” [Spoilers]

New from the Springsteen archive: September 30th, 1999 – Chicago, IL – United Center

For the third month in a row the Archive Series has gifted us an absolute scorcher of a show with the first official live release from the 1999 stage of the Reunion Tour, an era I've wanted more of after overplaying the Live in New York City/MSG 2000 releases a long time ago. With many excellent … Continue reading New from the Springsteen archive: September 30th, 1999 – Chicago, IL – United Center