ARC Book Review; Decoding Dylan: Making Sense of the Songs that Changed Modern Culture

A few weeks ago, I was sent an advance review copy of Decoding Dylan: Making Sense of the Songs that Changed Modern Culture by Jim Curtis. New from McFarland Publishing, Jim M. Curtis’ new book Decoding Dylan: Making Sense of the Songs that Shaped Modern Culture gives us an expert look at the life and work… Continue reading ARC Book Review; Decoding Dylan: Making Sense of the Songs that Changed Modern Culture

Appreciation Post: Donald Glover/Childish Gambino

(Edit: I wanted to start this post off with a content warning. Since Donald Glover’s rap albums are discussed in this post, some lyrics which use strong language are quoted below. However, I would not necessarily use this kind of language – people of my background shouldn’t – in my own life outside of carefully… Continue reading Appreciation Post: Donald Glover/Childish Gambino

PCS Person of the Year 2017 Edition

Aaaaand we’re at the end of the year again. And what a year it’s been! Last year, after TIME magazine encountered some controversy with their Person of the Year selection, I decided to have my own pop culture/entertainment person of the year. Here we are again! I don’t usually do numbered-list-articles, but person of the year… Continue reading PCS Person of the Year 2017 Edition

Movie Pitch: “Don’t Shoot Me Santa,” a Christmas Jukebox Musical

Every year for 10 straight years, the Killers put out a new original Christmas song. I think that’s something special. In a time when “new” Christmas songs are just covers of “All I Want For Christmas is You” or “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” or “Last Christmas” or what have you, the Killers were… Continue reading Movie Pitch: “Don’t Shoot Me Santa,” a Christmas Jukebox Musical