Name That Soundtrack: Science Fiction up’s the ante

It was about a month ago we challenged you, our readers, to guess the name, composer and titles of ten science fiction film/tv soundtracks. The response was less than desirable and most of us at MITNG had begun questioning our approach. We began blaming ourselves and saying maybe if we had toasted the bread betterContinue reading “Name That Soundtrack: Science Fiction up’s the ante”

Trailer for Barry Levinson’s new horror virus film “The Bay” may be worth checking out

  So the producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious have teamed up with writer Michael Wallach and director Barry Levinson (Wag The Dog, Rain Man) to bring us this pretty real to life documentary style horror called The Bay. Leaning heavily on the Blair Witch, Paranormal Activity vibe this film or at least it’s trailerContinue reading “Trailer for Barry Levinson’s new horror virus film “The Bay” may be worth checking out”

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!!”

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!!”

ANIMAL COLLECTIVE DROPS A NEW SINGLE “TODAYS SUPERNATURAL” OFF THEIR FORTHCOMING ALBUM “CENTIPEDE Hz”

One of the best bands to come out of the hipster haze is Animal Collective. Avey Tare (David Porter), Panda Bear (Noah Lennox), Deakin (Josh Dibb) and Geologist (Brian Weitz) make up this gang of minstrels hailing from Maryland. Borrowing from the trippiness of Beach Boys Brian Wilson‘s most stony tracks and washed out vocals,Continue reading “ANIMAL COLLECTIVE DROPS A NEW SINGLE “TODAYS SUPERNATURAL” OFF THEIR FORTHCOMING ALBUM “CENTIPEDE Hz””

VIDEO FOR “JOHNNY BELINDA” BY “ACTIVE CHILD” DIRECTED BY DYLAN WIEHAHN

God I love writing about people I respect. Pat Grossi a.k.a ACTIVE CHILD is a powerhouse! Creating sexy landscapes utilizing his background as a choir boy and his skills in electronica and harp playing then blending them together in an almost new agey/dance/r&b/80’s hybrid. “Johnny Belinda” is the fourth track released off his debut 2011Continue reading “VIDEO FOR “JOHNNY BELINDA” BY “ACTIVE CHILD” DIRECTED BY DYLAN WIEHAHN”