Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 15th, 2014 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena

A week after rocking Cincinnati, Springsteen and the E Street Band are back in Ohio, following their pitstops in Brooklyn and Virginia Beach. This time they're in Columbus, and while tonight isn't a tour highlight, there's more than enough inside these three hours to keep us entertained. Interestingly, there's no real fanfare as this one … Continue reading Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 15th, 2014 – Columbus, OH – Nationwide Arena

Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 12th, 2014 – Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live

Two nights earlier Bruce Springsteen stood onstage in the Barclays Center, reciting a conversation he had with Steven Van Zandt the night before his own Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction in 1999, a conversation that ended with Steve saying the now immortal line, "Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, that's the legend". … Continue reading Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 12th, 2014 – Virginia Beach, VA – Farm Bureau Live

New from the Springsteen archive: April 28th, 1988 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena

An observation you can frequently see fans making about Springsteen's Archive Series is the repetition of songs present in multiple releases. It's unsurprising with sixty-six unique concerts now unearthed, as much as it was when we had half as many, but something I've realised this far into this project is that nuances and context can … Continue reading New from the Springsteen archive: April 28th, 1988 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena

Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 8th, 2014 – Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena

Hailing from the U.S. Bank Arena, the second U.S. show of the 2014 tour sees Springsteen and the E Street Band return to Cincinnati for the first time since March 2008. Their last visit was a notable night on the Magic Tour that was finished a little over two hours after it started, but tonight … Continue reading Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: April 8th, 2014 – Cincinnati, OH – U.S. Bank Arena

E Street Review: April 6th, 2014 – Dallas, TX – Reunion Park

Playing in the United States for the first time since December 2012, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band are back in action after a short month off following the end of the High Hopes Tour's opening stage in South Africa and Oceania. Playing the site where Reunion Arena stood for the NCAAS's March Madness … Continue reading E Street Review: April 6th, 2014 – Dallas, TX – Reunion Park

Film Review: Lava (2019)

Directed by: Ayar Blasco Synopsis: Deborah, a lonely and disenfranchised tattoo artist, endeavours to save herself and her town from an alien invasion. In a first for this site, I've been given the opportunity to review an animated feature film, and while such an occasion might be befitting of a write-up of Toy Story, Shrek, … Continue reading Film Review: Lava (2019)

New from the Springsteen archive: June 27th, 2000 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden

Following three years of Reunion Tour releases from Autumn 1999, this month the Archive Series takes us back to the triumphant final leg of the tour from Madison Square Garden, with the antepenultimate night of the tour. The ten night stand at MSG holds a special place in the hearts of Springsteen fans - whether … Continue reading New from the Springsteen archive: June 27th, 2000 – New York, NY – Madison Square Garden

Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: March 2nd, 2014 – Auckland, NZ – Mt. Smart Stadium

After nearly a year of travelling and rocking all over the world, Springsteen and the E Street Band's second show in New Zealand would be the last of their 2014 Oceanic leg, and the finale to the first half of the High Hopes Tour. The next time we'd see them would be in Dallas in … Continue reading Bruce Springsteen Live Downloads Review: March 2nd, 2014 – Auckland, NZ – Mt. Smart Stadium

Film Review: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) – Special Scene-by-Scene Breakdown

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef and Eli Wallach Directed by: Sergio Leone Synopsis: The year is 1862, and the Civil War is taking thousands of lives each day. Families ripped apart, brothers fighting brothers, and an ungodly amount of blood is being shed. For three bounty hunters, however, there's something much more important to … Continue reading Film Review: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966) – Special Scene-by-Scene Breakdown

Film Review: Confession (2020)

Starring: Gary C. Stillman, Gavin Lyall, Queena DeLany, Jo Kuzelka, Bailey Barnick, Charlie Heinberg and Cynthia Martells Directed by: Daniel C. Nyiri Synopsis: For two detectives Dean McCallum (Lyall) is an enigma; is he a psychopath, is he a serial killer? Does he suffer from multiple personalities, could he potentially be possessed by demons? Or … Continue reading Film Review: Confession (2020)