I still miss Roger Ebert but Joe Morgenstern is as close as you can get. ‘Rocketman’ Review: A Biopic Blasts Off Taron Egerton stars as Elton John in Dexter Fletcher’s film about the music icon’s breakout years. Film Clip: 'Rocketman' Watch a clip from the movie ‘Rocketman,’ starring Taron Egerton. Photo: Paramount Pictures/Associated Press By … Continue reading Wondering whether to see “Rocketman” in the theatre? Answer is yes
https://variety.com/2019/film/markets-festivals/cannes-female-dominated-films-cliffhanger-1203217181/ At Cannes, Female-Dominated Films Take Center Stage By REBECCA DAVIS and BRENT LANG May 16, 2019 CREDIT: REX/SHUTTERSTOCK When it came time to remake “Cliffhanger,” a 1993 climbing thriller that featured Sylvester Stallone at the height of his action hero fame, producers hit on a novel concept. This time instead of having some muscle-bound man brave … Continue reading Plenty of female-dominated movies at Cannes
https://nypost.com/2019/05/16/apples-new-powerbeats-are-the-biggest-threat-to-airpods/? Apple’s new Powerbeats are the biggest threat to AirPods By Nicolas Vega May 16, 2019 | 10:37pm Enlarge Image Courtesy of Beats by Dre MORE ON: APPLE Supreme Court rules against Apple in App Store monopoly suit Original iPod hits eBay with insane $20K list price Apple, Google remove dating apps that allowed children to make profiles … Continue reading AirPods have a solid competitor in Powerbeats
I'd heard of the Jonas Brothers before six months ago but just thought they were one of the many boy bands. And was there a Disney connection? Now that one of them just had a never-ending, very visually appealing wedding in India, a second married Sansa Stark of "Games of Thrones," and the trio put … Continue reading Are the Jonas Brothers suddenly showing up everywhere in your life?
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This book is definitely on my "to be read" list. https://www.npr.org/2019/04/29/718394276/nolan-gassers-new-book-explores-musical-taste-and-where-it-comes-from Nolan Gasser's New Book Explores Musical Taste And Where It Comes From April 29, 20196:20 PM ET Heard on All Things Considered NPR's Audie Cornish talks with Nolan Gasser, chief musicologist and architect of Pandora Radio's Music Genome Project about his book Why You Like It: … Continue reading Pandora’s chief musicologist and architect has a book out — neat