| Aug 8, 2011
| 6:00 AM
MOVIES OPENING (Friday, unless otherwise noted)
The Help (Wednesday)
30 Minutes or Less
The Devil’s Double
Final Destination 5
Glee: The 3D Concert Movie
Bachelor Pad (season premiere; 8 p.m. Monday; ABC)
The Bling Ring...
| Sep 30, 2011
| 10:12 AM
I came across this piece of amazingness just now via The Daily What:
Yup. That's Jane Lui on the pipes, Michael T. on bass and Jonathan Batiste on piano, giving us a rundown of non-lexical vocables in popular music over a handful of decades. They...
| Oct 6, 2011
There is an element of calm amid the chaos in Travis Barker's dressing room. It's hours before showtime at Blink-182's concert at the Honda Center in Anaheim, and Barker's three kids are running wild, banging on his drum kit, spinning on a skateboard,...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 1:01 PM
This week, we asked about your favorite tunes. Here's what you had to say.
•••• “Changing Times” by Iwan Rheon --dianamramirez11 via Twitter
••• Mary Mary — “Something Big” --Antoine...
| Nov 4, 2011
Bad notes, old song in 'Janie Jones'
In "Janie Jones," the guitar-slinging pre-teen girl with the long black hair is 15-year-old Abigail Breslin, a little tougher-looking since her "Little Miss Sunshine" debut but sporting the same appealing mixture of...
| Nov 4, 2011
Punk rock dads open up
In the documentary "The Other F Word" the word implied in the title is fatherhood; the film takes a look at the seemingly contradictory transition into middle age for men who are in a working rock band and also trying to settle...
| Nov 4, 2011
'Silenced' is harrowing
A recent hit in Korea, "Silenced" ("Dogani") is based on a true story in which administrators at a school for deaf children received extremely light penalties for sexually abusing their young charges.
In the film, a teacher (Gong...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:45 AM
I, the Breather perform during Mayhem Festival alongside Anthrax, Motörhead, Slayer, Slipknot and more.
$25-$85, 1 p.m., Aug. 5. Comcast Theatre, 61 Savitt Way, Hartford, livenation.com
Religion and music have long been two crucial, interwoven...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Don't waste time trying to find your new favorite song for summer. I've already found it for you. It's a hot little jam by Carly Rae Jepsen and Owl City called "Good Time," and it's a bouncy little ball of perfection. Jepsen's "Call Me...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 12:36 PM
The passing of time is impossible to ignore, but Motion City Soundtrack's Justin Pierre tried his hardest for more than a decade.
"I spent a good, long chunk of my life — 15 years, I'd say — not really living in the moment but rather avoiding...
| Nov 19, 2012
| 1:10 PM
There was a time when pop punk bands went toe-to-toe with bubble gum pop acts for air time on MTV's "TRL." And while 'N Sync, Backstreet Boys and Britney Spears usually won out on the music video countdown show, bands such as Blink-182, Sum 41 and...