Archive for October 24th, 2013

Books: Alternative Movie Posters: Film Art from the Underground (2013)

Alternative Movie Posters: Film Art from the Underground, edited by Matthew Chojnacki, highlights some of the best millennial poster art inspired by classic films.

Exclusive stream: Steve Hackett with John Wetton, “Afterglow” from Genesis Revisited: Live at Hammersmith (2013)

Exclusive stream: Steve Hackett with John Wetton, “Afterglow” from Genesis Revisited: Live at Hammersmith (2013)

John Wetton has found new levels of interpretive genius alongside Steve Hackett over the course of two loving looks back into the guitarist’s 1970s-era stint in Genesis — and “Afterglow” is no different.

Eric van Aro – Obsession (2013)

There is a striking symbiosis here between vocalist Eric van Aro and pianist Fabio Gianni, who also co-arranged Obsession.

Halloween special: Cat’s Eyes – Cat’s Eyes (2011)

On their self-titled debut LP, Cat’s Eyes — the Horrors’ frontman Faris Badwan and Canadian soprano and multi-instrumentalist Rachel Zeffira — deliver a deceptively simple set of retro-pop vignettes

The Band, “Jemima Surrender” from The Band (1969): Across the Great Divide

The Band, “Jemima Surrender” from The Band (1969): Across the Great Divide

A lip-smacking, knuckle-dragging hoot, The Band’s “Jemima Surrender” won’t win any awards for cosmopolitan thinking, but it couldn’t be more fun.