Awesome trailer for the Transformers videogame Fall Of Cybertron

I’m digging this trailer for the new video game Transformers:Fall Of Cybertron for one reason and one reason only. They look like the Transformers from the eighties, the ones I grew up with and not those metallic insects Micheal Bay has given us three times no less. If I was a hardcore gamer I would’veContinue reading “Awesome trailer for the Transformers videogame Fall Of Cybertron”

M.I.T.N.G PLAYLIST #16

This weeks playlist contains yet another batch of lofty, smokey beats and whispers guaranteed to put yo ass to sleep at the wheel. My mind wanders to “chillwave music” as punishment for my past life as a metal head and now I’m doomed to wander the shores of exotic beaches and stare out at turquoiseContinue reading “M.I.T.N.G PLAYLIST #16”

“APOCALYPSE NOW” DOCUMENTARY “HEARTS OF DARKNESS” GETS A MAKEOVER

The 1902 book Heart of Darkness written by Joseph Conrad was the inspiration for Francis Ford Coppola‘s 1979 Vietnam War drama Apocalypse Now. The books name became the name of the documentary directed by Max Bahr and George Hickenlooper that chronicles the making of Apocalypse Now. In film school this excellent documentary was required viewingContinue reading ““APOCALYPSE NOW” DOCUMENTARY “HEARTS OF DARKNESS” GETS A MAKEOVER”

PASSION PIT’S NEW ALBUM “GOSSAMER” IS MAGIC!!

This is just one of those post you have to do about a band right after listening to their album. Not like the previous works of these Cambridge, Mass cats wasn’t something to behold, but their latest Gossemer is got to be one of my favorites for 2012. Passion Pit is Michael Angelakos (vocals, keyboards),Continue reading “PASSION PIT’S NEW ALBUM “GOSSAMER” IS MAGIC!!”

MARK SIEGEL’S TURN OF THE CENTURY GRAPHIC NOVEL “SAILOR TWAIN” IS A FANTASTICAL HISTORY LESSON

  During the turn of the century the rivers were littered with steamboats and I say littered cause that’s just what they did with their human waste and trash and some still do…woah…sorry. There were all kinds and going every which-a-way along America’s water routes. Most of them were themed gambling boats, touring boats andContinue reading “MARK SIEGEL’S TURN OF THE CENTURY GRAPHIC NOVEL “SAILOR TWAIN” IS A FANTASTICAL HISTORY LESSON”

Gravity in the Graphic Form: A Review of Joe Sacco’s ‘Journalism’

Spanning over ten years of work across the globe, Joe Sacco’s latest release, Journalism, amasses most of the shorter reporting pieces he has investigated during that period.  Weighing in at nearly two-hundred pages it is not small and far from being irrelevant.  Within this graphic novel the reader is transported from the War Crime TribunalContinue reading “Gravity in the Graphic Form: A Review of Joe Sacco’s ‘Journalism’”

YOU DON”T MESS WITH THE BROXO!!

That’s right…I said it…you don’t. This little Blue Lagoon/Clan Of The Cave Bear coming of age graphic novel, is one beautifully drawn and well written story. I’m always a sucker for good art and Broxo didn’t disappoint. The two leads, Broxo and Zora were visually stunning! Zack Giallongo, without wasting precious dialogue, created a tonContinue reading “YOU DON”T MESS WITH THE BROXO!!”

Composer Jonas Kjellberg creates hauntingly fantastic landscapes for new video game “Unmechanical”

I came across this little bit of info about this new game called Unmechanical created by Talawa Games  out of Stockholm, Sweden. Then I watched the trailer for the game and was all like wow! I’ve never seen anything that worked so well together visually and musically. It’s a partnership forged by G-d and theContinue reading “Composer Jonas Kjellberg creates hauntingly fantastic landscapes for new video game “Unmechanical””

M.I.T.N.G REVIEWS “LEGENDS OF ZITA THE SPACE GIRL” WRITTEN AND DRAWN BY BEN HATKE

  The problem with being a galactic super hero is that everybody wants to be you and in Legends Of Zita The Space Girl one lonely clone-bot get’s to do just that. No question, writer/illustrator Ben Hatk has a knack for fun stories in addition to a healthy love for painting and doing one manContinue reading “M.I.T.N.G REVIEWS “LEGENDS OF ZITA THE SPACE GIRL” WRITTEN AND DRAWN BY BEN HATKE”

SOME JOHN KRICFALUSI ANIMATIONS YOU MAY OR MAY NOT HAVE SEEN

It was originally my intention to do a “Let Music Be your Muse” spot on John Kricfalusi, but he’s a very hard man to track down. So instead I searched Youtube for some John K work that “you may or may not have seen”…BOOM! Like how I did that? So below are some obscure projectsContinue reading “SOME JOHN KRICFALUSI ANIMATIONS YOU MAY OR MAY NOT HAVE SEEN”