Aight, I’m back

The best way for me to come back is with a great playlist. This playlist features someone that I recently discovered called Sorority Noise. Then we have something that makes me extremely excited: a Red Hot Chili Peppers single that … Continued

Lionel Barrymore’s Pants (Uncredited)

Lionel Barrymore, part of the vast Barrymore acting dynasty, including our very own Drew Barrymore, remains best known for his role as Henry Potter in It’s a Wonderful Life. The wheelchair Barrymore occupies in that movie served as no mere prop; for … Continued

The Weezerest of Weezer Albums

Goodness me. Weezer came out with a spectacular new album named Weezer (The White Album). I see what they did there, and I love it, Let’s get right into the review. This album explores so many Weezer things, like talking about … Continued

Pre-recorded Messages Playlist

Oh, hello there. Apparently I make playlists now. This one is great for after work relaxing with some wine (If that’s your thing; I’m more of a Mountain Dew guy). just some easy listening. Caution: this playlist includes what the … Continued

Pre-Recorded Messages

Editor’s Note: The MSMA (Middle-School Music Aficionado) has requisitioned space on Calliope to drop news on his favorite new albums and playlists. We believe the children are our future, so we obliged. Hello, didn’t see you there. Well since you’re … Continued

Once More to the Office

As he buckled the swollen belt suddenly my groin felt the chill of death–E.B. White, Once More to the Lake I have to go into the office to check on a HVAC problem, so I grab The Tween to go … Continued

The Wages of Quen

Oklahoma City scored a print of Quentin Tarantino’s new movie The Hateful Eight, so we loaded up and headed out. That’s print, as in film, 70mm to be exact, shot on the same cameras used for Ben Hur. If you … Continued

Art for Life’s Sake

Too bad for you if you don’t know Cindy Zimmerman. Her taxonomy would go Artist, Philosopher Queen, Creator of Worlds (also of our Hurdy Gurdy logo), Communal Glue. She makes beauty and truth out of images and words and symbols … Continued

God of Dogs

If Richard Attenborough perfected the human crowd scene in all its facets (milling about, panic, violence, triumph) with the movie Ghandi, then Kornel Mundruczo has done the same for dogs in White God. I’m talking about real humans and real … Continued