With the release of the latest Marvel Comic adaptation, ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ on 3 July 2012, over-enthusiastic fashionistas may very well dare to wear the red and blue unitard and emulate Spiderman’s spandexy style. For the rest of us, this is not necessary because comic book fashion is already seeping into the mainstream.
In a great deal of superhero movies, evolution is everything, and Marc Webb’s ‘The Amazing Spider-Man’ is a higher state of being, and a brilliant addition on this the 50th anniversary of Spidey’s birth.
That summer I heard a song that would change my life forever. I had never heard anything quite like it before. That song was She Bangs The Drums by The Stone Roses. From that day my life would never be the same again.
It’s worth mentioning first; it’s a German film, with English subtitles. I didn’t know this before watching, but don’t let it put you off. Hell is a clever title. In its native German, it means ‘bright’, but it works in English too. A big well done to writer Tim Fehlbaum.
The Fringe is is an exclusive pop-up members club that is opening for 51 days during the Olympic Games. We sent Ray down to have a look and taste (and drink).
Last weekend the Audiophile concert series came to a close with an appearance from Brooklyn electro-dance group Lemonade. In full ‘80s beach swimwear regalia, Lemonade appeared to have just gotten off the plane from Miami Beach (though the crowd did not reciprocate their fashion enthusiasm).
Five albums into a fairly niche career it is perhaps surprising Hot Chip aren’t bored of it all by now; it is not like they are on top of the world or the biggest band in the country. Maybe they just prefer it that way?
When the Xbox first came to power a team of developers, employed by Capcom set out to create a unique piece of software AND…
West had proven himself a major new talent in horror by the frantic closing reel of his slay-tanic debut The House Of The Devil. Here, we see him cut loose. Drawing his palette from not-quite-vintage horror we get menace beneath the floorboards, restless souls of lovers scorned and the deserted 80s interiors of The Overlook. If his building had an elevator, it would bleed.
Before Ozzy Osbourne was a TV Star he was in a band, you might have heard of them. They were called Black Sabbath and they invented Metal, and they were quite good.
Highlights from the show include a classic 350 GT, a Countach 25th Anniversary Edition) and a Miura P 400 SV. Not forgetting the slightly more modern Aventador LP700-4, and a very nice Lamborghini Gallardo.
BradyGames, makers of some of the most thorough and high-quality strategy guides out there, strikes again with a gorgeous paperback walkthrough for Max Payne 3. While it’s not the most complex game out there in terms of mechanics, when it comes to collectible completionism and exploring every fantastically built level to the maximum, you can’t do much better than this.
Wes Anderson’s great new movie Moonrise Kingdom is now in cinemas, and we’ve managed to get our hands on some really cool limited edition goodies.
As a special warm-up show to the NASS festival, Sum 41 are performing a special warm up show at the KAsbah in Coventry, we have a pair of tickets to give away.