Film & TV

The shockingly gruesome scenes of body mutilation and sexual cult rituals are disturbing, but that’s not what “Midsommar” will be remembered for.  Released July 3, the highly anticipated daytime nightmare “Midsommar” is writer-director Ari Aster’s …

Food

Before writing off Wahlburgers as Mark Wahlberg’s celebrity bankroll restaurant, know that co-owner Paul Wahlberg is a professional chef whose burgers have proven themselves worth a shot. “You gotta believe,” as Marky Mark and the …

Higher Education-2019

Cannabis and the art industry have been intertwined for decades. Creatives have been using it when producing their art, but, does it have an impact on creativity? That’s the $420 million question.  From singers to …

Film & TV

A dark and violent reboot of the 1989 thriller based on one of Stephen King’s most sinister novels, “Pet Sematary” has a new twist and is jam-packed with jolting scares.  Co-created by directing duo Kevin …

Film & TV

Set in Germany post World War II, “The Aftermath” brought a promising twist on a story of forbidden love. With themes of loss, love and destruction, the film dug into multiple conflicts but never deep …

Film & TV

A non-existent subtext and predictable twists can make for a disappointing horror film. But  “Greta” is surprisingly likable. The unpretentious film and stellar acting will have audiences both laughing and squirming. What else is one …

Music

With banjo solos that resemble Mumford and Sons and multi-part harmonies like Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros with the rootsy sounds found in The Lumineers, The Way Down Wanderers have a refreshing take on …