Preview and Predictions: NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019

A lot has happened since my last NJPW related blog post highlighting events taking place on WrestleMania weekend. Though there are four new champions coming out of the G1 Supercard in Madison Square Garden, things are a lot more familiar in New Japan now than they were even two months ago. While this year's Wrestling … Continue reading Preview and Predictions: NJPW Wrestling Dontaku 2019

Previously from the Springsteen archive: April 30th, 2006 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Fairgrounds – Jazzfest

In listening to all officially released live performances of songs covered by Springsteen for that particular¬†series, I thought it would help to revisit the famed Jazzfest show he played with The Seeger Sessions Band, given the fact there's thirteen songs performed there not originally written by Springsteen. When it came to playing the show in … Continue reading Previously from the Springsteen archive: April 30th, 2006 – New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Fairgrounds – Jazzfest

Film Review: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Brie Larson, Paul Rudd, Don Cheadle, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Bradley Cooper and Josh Brolin. Directed by: Joe and Anthony Russo. Synopsis: Following the shocking events of¬†Avengers: Infinity War, our remaining heroes led by Captain America, Thor, Black Widow and Bruce … Continue reading Film Review: Avengers: Endgame (2019)

The Best of Springsteen’s Cover Songs (Part 1)

Over the course of Springsteen and The E Street Band's touring career, they've become masters of performing songs that aren't their own. While not every fan likes going to a Springsteen show and having one of his own tracks left out in favour of somebody else's song, there's no denying just how enjoyable it is … Continue reading The Best of Springsteen’s Cover Songs (Part 1)

Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

Starring: Kurt Russell Director: John Carpenter Synopsis: A simple Antarctic expedition turns into a fight for survival when the taking in of an Alaskan Malamute ends up with the twelve teammates discovering something abnormally dangerous. Having never seen The Thing before, I went into watching it with high expectations courtesy of comments I'd heard about it, but … Continue reading Film Review: John Carpenter’s The Thing (1982)

New from the Springsteen archive: September 27th, 1985 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum

When the Archive Series last visited the Born in the U.S.A. World Tour, it transported us into the famous August 20th, 1984 show where the prodigal son and his band of men and (now, at this point) women returned home to New Jersey as megastars. Today's release from the opening night of the final four-show stand … Continue reading New from the Springsteen archive: September 27th, 1985 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum