‘Dead Island: Riptide’ preview and trailer for the April 23, 2013 release

The trailer for the original, Dead Island, I believe is accountable for at least half of the 4 million copies of the game sold.  It’s fantastic and kept me in anticipation to finally play the game for months.  Riptide‘s trailer doesn’t have quite the same intensity, yet is worth the price of admission.  Which is free.  CheckContinue reading “‘Dead Island: Riptide’ preview and trailer for the April 23, 2013 release”

BEIRUT EXPLORES IMPRESSIONISM AND THE SURREAL IN THEIR NEW VIDEO “THE RIP TIDE” DIRECTED BY HOUMAM ABDALLAH

It’s because groups like Beirut exist that I haven’t given up on music. These boys deliver the gypsy melancholy like no other. Romanticism,death and a level of cynicism abounds in their songs. From the lighthearted East Harlem to the less lighthearted Sunday Smile. Their music reminds you that it’s alright to be dramatic, it’s okayContinue reading “BEIRUT EXPLORES IMPRESSIONISM AND THE SURREAL IN THEIR NEW VIDEO “THE RIP TIDE” DIRECTED BY HOUMAM ABDALLAH”