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Starring Susan Sarandon and Gil Bellows. Rated 14A. With its pitch-black humour, quirky characters, and desolate small-town vibe—not to mention those furry-earmuff cop hats—The...
One of the many fine memories from my 13-year stint as Vancouver correspondent for New York horror mag Fangoria involved interviewing screen legend Pam Grier when I was covering...
As I post this it’s been over 20 hours since Slash left the stage at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver, and my ears are still ringing loudly. It sounds like rock ‘n’ roll. Holy crap was...
If the setlist from Slash‘s show in San Francisco two nights ago is any indication, his Vancouver fans are in for a whole lotta GN’R action tonight. During his show at the...
At Rogers Arena on Thursday, August 14. Along with the obligatory old hits, and tunes from his new number-one album, Tom Petty has been including some choice covers on his current...
Even though he's been one of my fave rockers since the '70s, Tom Petty didn't offer the likes of me an interview in advance of his gig in Vancouver tonight. But that's okay. I...
I’ve seen Tom Petty in concert a bunch of times, and two of those gigs are worthy of my Top 10 Concerts of All Time. Or they would be if I actually compiled my Top 10 Concerts of...
Directed by Alexandre O. Philippe. Rating unavailable. Even if you’re not a huge fan of The Walking Dead, you should find Doc of the Dead—a new study of the history of zombies in...
Some sad news out of Texas today. Marilyn Burns—star of the groundbreaking fright flick Texas Chain Saw Massacre—died yesterday in her Houston home of undisclosed causes. She was...
If you’re a rock-music fan in Austin, Texas, there’s a pretty good chance you’ve heard of a band called the Bright Light Social Hour. A year after releasing its self-titled 2010...

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