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Deleted Scenes: Arrested Attention

In 2006, Fox canceled what was then my favorite show, Arrested Development. It wasn’t a sudden thing by any means. Though it had won I think more than one Emmy and received widespread critical acclaim, the show...
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Deleted Scenes: Specificity

The music industry experienced two significant deaths in the last couple weeks. First, of country music legend George Jones, who died on April 26 at 81, and second, of Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman, who died M...
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Deleted Scenes: The Barry O. Show

The Barry O. Show I just finished watching President Obama’s speech at this year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner. I’m sure you’ve seen it by now—because that’s just the kind of hip-to-the-news, switched...
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Deleted Scenes: Boston

The thing about terrorism is it has been shown time and time again to not work. Oh sure, there’s some mention of who took credit for whatever bombing it was this week here or abroad, and the perpetrator if they...
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Earthling: Carving A Dark Path

Having hit the road on the 19th with fellow Virginian extremists Inter Arma, Harrisonburg metallers Earthling are hitting Kung Fu Necktie in Philly on April 24 and Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus Bar on April 27, playin...
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Katatonia: Dead In Montclair

If you’re planning on hitting up Wellmont Theatre in Montclair April 19 to catch Opeth—and hell, even if you’re not but are up for changing your plans—make sure you get there in time to catch Katatonia in the s...