Moonlight Bride: Myths – Album Review

2 03 2010

After a bunch of previewing on a number of indie-based outlets, Moonlight Bride debuted their latest album in October of 2009. The sound is like a garage-bandish Arcade Fire crossed with a haunted house. Very distortion and wail-heavy, but overall a pretty good tracklist front to back (‘Young Guns’ is a current fave). Check them out if you get a chance; listen to samples directly from the Moonlight Bride myspace page. Read more to check out a cool video of a live performance.

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Castle: Have Princess, Need Dragon

28 02 2010

Over the last two years, I survived on a steady diet of Law & Order: SVU, LOST, and Seinfeld re-runs. Why? I don’t have cable TV, and I don’t particularly yearn for it. I’ve grown accustomed to the new ABC drama or the riveting tale of deception illustrated by 60 Minutes. Simply put, my options are slim. ‘Castle’ was a heavily pushed ABC cop-drama that starred two relative unknowns in the industry; Nathan Fillion of Firefly fame and Stana Katic, a statuesque model-type who does fairly well in a detective persona. I watched every episode since the pilot and while I enjoy the show (simply because i’ve nurtured it since inception), it’s definitely missing something. Read on for a full review and pics of the cast.

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