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Daily Archives: January 1, 2018

Faves of 2017: Composer JG Thirlwell

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JG Thirlwell is a composer/producer/performer based in Brooklyn, NY. His discography is extensive under many pseudonyms including Foetus, Steroid Maximus, Manorexia, Baby Zizanie, Wiseblood, Clint Ruin and others. Thirlwell’s oeuvre stretches the gamut from orchestrations, big band, cathartic noise-rock to abstract electronics and sound sculpture, chamber music, serial music and imaginary soundtracks – sometimes all in the same album. In addition, Thirlwell scores the TV series The Venture Brothers, and most recently, has also begun scoring the TV series Archer.
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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ wins the weekend, ends the year as box office champ

Welcomes to 2018! We hope the year treats you well, and that you have much to look forward to. The final weekend box office of 2017 was more competitive than some may have figured – here’s what went down:

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi was number one at the box office for the third weekend in a row, bringing in an estimated $69 million over four days. That brings the film’s total to $533 million, making it the biggest film of 2017. Read the rest of this entry

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