For many fans of the Marvel TV universe, Jessica Jones is the top contender for biggest badass. She’s sarcastic and surly and subverts all those “strong woman” clichés by being physically powerful but not necessarily wanting the mantle of “heroine,” not to mention superhero.
While the crime procedural has existed on television since the 1951 premiere of Dragnet, the series that arguably set the tone was Law & Order, which began in 1990 and … Continue reading Down the Dark Road of ‘The Alienist’
The first full-length trailer for Netflix’s Altered Carbon is here. The series, based on the cyberpunk novel from Richard K. Morgan, will be available on February 2.
Last fall, Ty Segall performed some solo acoustic shows in North America (including one in Toronto) and released some new tunes via Bandcamp. In December, he announced that these songs … Continue reading Ty Segall Takes On ‘The Opposition’
This week on Pump Up The Jam: Fischerspooner, The Birth Defects, Holy Motors, Priest, and JB Dunckel.
This year was a trash fire of epic proportions. If I have to spell it out for you, let me just say it starts with T and ends with Rump. … Continue reading Less Lee Moore’s Faves of 2017
It’s less than one week until Christmas and you still haven’t finished shopping. Biff Bam Pop! is here to help. These under-the-radar releases might be the perfect solution to your … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Music You Might Have Missed
Most articles about the Melvins will discuss their longevity (they’ve been around since 1983), their revolving cast of bassists (currently they’re recording and touring with Steve McDonald of Redd Kross), … Continue reading Love and Death and Melvins: An Interview with Dale Crover
If you’re looking to get a unique gift for that special person (or people) in your life, check out these ten badass women artists who are redefining what it means … Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2017: Here’s To Badass Women Artists
The Golden Globes nominations have been released, and if you’ve noticed something missing, you’re not alone.
It’s completely understandable if you find yourself experiencing Marvel universe fatigue. But… one doesn’t have to watch every single Marvel iteration—whether that be movies or TV series—to appreciate a fantastic, … Continue reading You Gonna Burn It To The Wick: ‘Jessica Jones’ Season 2 Teaser Trailer
2017 has been a good year for Netflix original series, perhaps almost TOO good. Just in the last few months, we’ve been treated to Stranger Things 2, Mindhunter, The Punisher, … Continue reading Peek into the Cyberpunk Noir World of ‘Altered Carbon’