Aug
28

Soul Singer Andra Day Channels Amy Winehouse on ‘Cheers to the Fall’: Album Review

Singing about heartache over retro-soul backdrops is an approach that has been thoroughly mined and ­mastered in the last decade, most notably by the... See the original article here: Soul Singer Andra Day Channels Amy Winehouse on ‘Cheers to the Fall’: Album Review … [Read more...]

Aug
28

Yo La Tengo Finds Inspiration in Cover Songs for ‘Stuff Like That There’: Album Review

For most rock bands, the covers album is an exercise in nostalgia or a contract-filling measure while a drained ­songwriting well refills. But for... See more here: Yo La Tengo Finds Inspiration in Cover Songs for ‘Stuff Like That There’: Album Review … [Read more...]

Aug
28

Social Media Bolster Big Buck Promotions; Game Wardens Patrol The Streets

Anyone with lingering doubts about the value of social media in coin-op need only look to the Big Buck Hunter brand. Not only have social media played roles in keeping Play Mechanix's 15-year-old franchise alive through seven versions, they have also help to expand videogame's player base in significant, and surprising, directions... More: Social … [Read more...]

Aug
28

Participation In Big Buck’s Championship Qualifiers Shatters Records

There are now 5,000-plus players trying to qualify for the upcoming eighth annual Big Buck World Championship, according to Play Mechanix, the videogame company that organizes the event... See the original post: Participation In Big Buck's Championship Qualifiers Shatters Records … [Read more...]

Aug
28

Justin Bieber Finds The Answer on ‘What Do You Mean?': Track Review

Justin Bieber's last proper album, 2012's Believe, included its fair share of dance tracks, from the international pseudo-rave "All Around The... See more here: Justin Bieber Finds The Answer on 'What Do You Mean?': Track Review … [Read more...]