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Interview with Guardians of the Galaxy’s Michael Rooker 0

This article contains mild spoilers for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. When he isn’t traversing the galaxy or at war with zombies, Michael Rooker is still a pretty tough guy. The actor, biker, and shooting range extraordinaire, perhaps best known for playing Merle on AMC’s The Walking Dead, took on a different type of genre(…)

Come watch the Batman V Superman teaser before its taken down

Come watch the Batman V Superman teaser before its taken down 0

If you would have asked me a week ago, I would have told you that due to Man of Steel, I wasn’t very excited for the upcoming Batman V Superman movie but come on, what nerd can resist this? The thought of Batman, and a Batman who is more or less ripped from the pages(…)

“Transformers 4: Age of Extinction” Falls Shorter than The First Three Movies

“Transformers 4: Age of Extinction” Falls Shorter than The First Three Movies 0

Transformers 4: Age of Extinction serves as a finale that oddly parallels the tear-jerking ending in The Iron Giant. ?A 50-foot robot blasts off from Earth never to be seen again. Unlike that wonderful movie, Michael Bay left me tasting metal with how many pieces of robot flew into the theater. And if there were(…)

Music

The Blast Interview: Big Gigantic

The Blast Interview: Big Gigantic 0

Big Gigantic, the Colorado-based electronic duo, is coming to UMass Amherst tonight as part of its Touch the Sky tour. The livetronica group is teaming up with EDM powerhouses like Skrillex, Paper Diamond and Manic Focus throughout the tour. Blast’s Bailey Knecht got a chance to chat with Big Gigantic’s drummer Jeremy Salken before the show. Be sure(…)

Gallery: SKATERS at the Brighton Music Hall

Gallery: SKATERS at the Brighton Music Hall 0

Last Thursday evening, New York City’s SKATERS arrived in Boston in order to play a show opening for The Orwells at Brighton Music Hall. Despite only having been a band for a bit over two years, they have put together an impressive résumé thus far. In 2012 they put out their debut Schemers EP, signed(…)

Five Finger Death Punch at Tsongas Center, Interview with Jason Hook

Five Finger Death Punch at Tsongas Center, Interview with Jason Hook 0

On Sept. 26, Lowell, Mass. was filled with screams of dozens of Metal fans.  The small town hosted one of the greatest metal shows with Nothing More, Hell Yeah, Volbeat and the headlining gods Five Finger Death Punch. I must admit that a lot people, including myself, were expecting an amazing show with Five Finger(…)

Television

Interview with Guardians of the Galaxy’s Michael Rooker 0

This article contains mild spoilers for Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. When he isn’t traversing the galaxy or at war with zombies, Michael Rooker is still a pretty tough guy. The actor, biker, and shooting range extraordinaire, perhaps best known for playing Merle on AMC’s The Walking Dead, took on a different type of genre(…)

Discovery’s MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Tony Belleci, and Grant Imahara

Discovery’s MythBusters Says Goodbye to Kari Byron, Tony Belleci, and Grant Imahara 0

MythBusters will look a little different when The Discovery Channel airs new episodes of the hit show. On Thursday, Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman announced that the episode that aired on August 21 would be the last for familiar faces Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara. Both Byron and Imahara reached out to their(…)

The Definitive Ranking of the Game of Thrones Houses

The Definitive Ranking of the Game of Thrones Houses 0

Every Game of Thrones fan out there has their favorite house. Some prefer the noble Starks, while others love the strong Targaryens, and still others like the Greyjoys. I kid. No one likes the Greyjoys. However, with respect to all of your varied opinions, there is only one correct way to rank these houses. So, on(…)