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  • ‘Firefly': Cult Scifi Series to Return with Series of Novels

    ‘Firefly': Cult Scifi Series to Return with Series of Novels

    If you’re one of the few who remembers the TV show Firefly and who’s been hoping against hope that it would return, I have good news and bad news. The good news is that it’s coming back! The bad news is that it’s not coming back as a TV show, but instead as a series of novels […]

  • Environments: Irv Teibel’s Field Recording Series Reissued as App (Video)

    Environments: Irv Teibel’s Field Recording Series Reissued as App (Video)

    Irv Teibel was a pioneering recording artist whose most famous work is probably the Environments series, a collection of ambient recordings of various environmental sounds, designed to soothe and induce contemplation and relaxation. The reissue maestros at The Numero Group have reissued these recordings, but instead of the usual vinyl or CD box set this work has […]

  • ‘The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale’ Coming to Netflix (Trailer)

    ‘The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale’ Coming to Netflix (Trailer)

    Netflix has been passing out talk shows like they were after dinner mints lately, and the latest to get on board is former The Soup host Joel McHale. Today, a trailer for The Joel McHale Show with Joel McHale hit the internet in advance of the show’s premiere episode later this month. The teaser for The Joel McHale Show with Joel […]

  • ‘Venom’ Teaser Has No Venom (Video)

    ‘Venom’ Teaser Has No Venom (Video)

    One thing I’ve been more or less certain of for almost as long as I’ve been alive: Venom sells stuff. T-shirts, hats, posters, cartoons, comic books, video games, movies, and more have all been sold using the distinctive black Spidey mask with big fangs and a giant, dripping tongue. Which is why it’s so weird that the […]

  • ‘The Disconnect': An Offline-Only Online Magazine

    ‘The Disconnect': An Offline-Only Online Magazine

    I’m probably not alone in that I often feel nostalgic for the golden, pre-internet age of magazines. You’d get the latest issue in the mail, spread out on the couch, and proceed to absorb every inch of text inside, ideally with no interruptions from the outside world. Those days are over for all but the […]

  • ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2 Trailer (Video)

    ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2 Trailer (Video)

    The Marvel Universe’s favorite hard boiled, hard drinking private eye is coming back for new episodes next month. Now, a new Jessica Jones season 2 trailer is online, with clues to what the show’s second season plot will be – of course, if vague clues are your bag, you’ll also like Netflix’s plot synopsis for the show: “Jessica Jones […]

  • ‘Deadpool 2′ Trailer Introduces Cable (Video)

    ‘Deadpool 2′ Trailer Introduces Cable (Video)

    It’s been difficult if not completely impossible to be unaware of the upcoming sequel to Deadpool – since the studio behind the project has been giddily releasing various promotional tidbits for months now. But now we have a real, official Deadpool 2 trailer, giving us a quick introduction to Josh Brolin’s Cable. and fourth wall breaks, but I guess […]

  • ‘Skyscraper': Dwayne Johnson vs a Building (Trailer)

    ‘Skyscraper': Dwayne Johnson vs a Building (Trailer)

    Dwayne Johnson has gone face to face with mummies, Vin Diesel, The Undertaker, and numerous other formidable antagonists over the course of his long career. Next up – a really tall building. A Skyscraper, in point of fact, and a trailer for the movie recently had its premiere during The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. Unfortunately, Skyscraper does […]

  • ‘The Brown Tape': Lost Ghostface Killah Album Returns to Streaming

    ‘The Brown Tape': Lost Ghostface Killah Album Returns to Streaming

    A little backstory: In 2013, Ghostface Killah released (the excellent) 12 Reasons to Die, a concept album produced by Adrian Younge with a cinematic sound inspired by Ennio Morricone and vintage genre Italian cinema of the 1970s. Soon after, Ghostface released the same tracks with completely different beats, these produced by Apollo Brown. This alternate version of […]