Media Mikes 2016 Fall/Holiday Movie Preview
Labor Day has come and gone, and unless you're dressing up as a ghost, you better not be wearing anything… [more]
Film Review: "Deepwater Horizon"
Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell and John Malkovich Directed By: Peter Berg Rated: R Running… [more]
Film Review: "Masterminds"
Starring: Zach Galifianakis, Kristin Wiig and Owen Wilson Directed by: Jered Hess Rated: PG 13 Running… [more]
Film Review: "The Magnificent Seven"
Starring: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt and Ethan Hawke Directed By: Antoine Fuqua Rated: PG-13 Running… [more]
Film Review: “Blair Witch”
Starring: James Allen McCune, Callie Hernandez and Brandon Scott Directed By: Adam Wingard Rated: R Running… [more]
Guitarist Todd Campbell talks about teaming up with his family to form Phil Campbell and the Bastard Sons
Phil Campbell and the Bastards Sons is the latest post Motorhead offering from long-time guitarist Phil Campbell. What makes this group unique is that the “Bastard Sons” really are Campbell’s sons.
Andy Timmons has been performing on stages all over the world since the mid 1980’s most notably with the band Danger Danger, Kip Winger and as the musical director/guitarist for Olivia Newton-John.
Rumer Willis may be the daughter of Hollywood heavy weights Bruce Willis and Demi Moore however her own career is nothing to be ashamed of having appeared not only in a number of television series and films but she also enjoyed a successful stint on Broadway as well.
Charred Walls of the Damned’s Richard Christy talks about the bands latest album “Creatures Watching Over the Dead”
Richard Christy may be best known for his work on the Howard Stern radio show however long before his antics made him a regular fixture on the long running show Richard was a heavy metal drummer for bands like Death and Iced Earth.
Eat The Turnbuckle is a heavy metal band hailing from Philadelphia, PA. Despite being from “The City of Brotherly Love” the groups sound and stage show which features elements of extreme wrestling couldn’t be further from the cities well know moniker.
Reyka Osburn is the vocalist/guitarist for the California based goth/rock band Death Valley High.
Dave Davidson is the guitarist/vocalist for the Boston based death metal band Revocation.
Old Wounds an up and coming hardcore band from New Jersey are out on the 2016 Vans Warped Tour promoting their newest release “The Suffering Spirit”.
For over 20 years singer/guitarist John Corabi has been recording and performing with a number of hard rock acts ranging from Union and ESP to being the replacement for Motley Crue vocalist Vince Neil in the mid 90’s.
Jay Jay French is the guitarist/founding member of the heavy metal group Twisted Sister.
Kevin Bivona is the guitarist/keyboardist of the ska/punk band The Interrupters.
Ray Carlisle is the singer/guitarist for the Wyoming based punk band Teenage Bottlerocket.
Jesse Zuretti is the founding member of the New Jersey based progressive metal band Binary Code.
Twisted Sister’s Dee Snider talks about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fames latest exhibit “Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics”
Dee Snider is the out spoken, wild hair front man of the heavy metal band Twisted Sister. Dee is currently one of the subjects in a recent exhibit at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame titled “Louder Than Words: Rock, Power and Politics”.
“American Honey” grew on me, much like a melancholy memory from my youth. I may not have enjoyed the experience at the time, but looking back on it I slowly begin to understand its importance and significance.
Smartly directed, with a nice twist in the story, “The Accountant” rests squarely on the shoulders of Ben Affleck.
Haunting. When people have asked me my opinion of “The Birth of a Nation,” that is the word I’ve used most. The story, the images, the history…
“The Girl on the Train” will most likely be compared to 2014’s “Gone Girl” which is really unfair. “The Girl on the Train” isn’t as smart, witty, or amusingly dark as “Gone Girl”.
The script has fun with the film’s premise and setting, which is the late 90’s where everyone in the South hangs out, robs banks and hire hitmen. With every instance you can’t help but be amazed how such a stupid group of people could pull off the biggest cash robbery in United States history.
The absolute panic and mayhem that takes over when the rig finally explodes into a massive fireball is intense to watch. This isn’t like most disaster movies where people complete inhuman feats of heroism to escape, this is blue collar men and women finding a way to survive in a scenario none of them were trained or prepared for.
“Magnificent Seven” is a stick of dynamite blast half the time, but the other half of the time it’s like watching a tumbleweed blow unenthusiastically in the wind.
The Blair Witch has entered the digital age. It’s no longer trapped in the Circuit City video camera age with a $22,000 budget. It now has drones, Bluetooth headset cameras, and $5 million to play with. And maybe that’s why it has inherently lost a lot of its horror charm and bite.
Centuries from now, should movies still be being made, film historians will still be talking about Tom Hanks and Clint Eastwood…if you want to introduce your little one to a true hero, introduce them to “Sully.”
Internationally-renowned heavy rock band LAMB OF GOD will release a brand new EP, entitled The Duke, on November 18, 2016 via Epic Records.
Singer/Songwriter Regina Spektor paid a visit to the historical State Theater in Ithaca, NY on Friday, October 14th where she performed to a sold out crowd.
The sheer realness of “My Damage” makes this book appealing to not only punk rock music fans but to readers looking for a candid takes-no prisoners approach to storytelling.
“Gears of War” is one of my favorite games in the last decade. When it was first released back in 2006 it ended up being the fastest-selling video game of 2006, in addition it was also the second-most played game over Xbox Live during 2007. Since then there has been an extremely respected and successful […]