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Almost two decades after its release, Avatar: The Last Airbender remains one of the most profound and philosophical children’s shows in the history of television. That’s because of endless reasons – from its immersive, fantasy world-building, to its powerful storytelling based on real-life historical events, endearing character arcs, and so much more. RELATED: Avatar In …

DREAM THEATER singer James labrie friends “Beautiful Shade Of Gray” as the title of his new solo album, due May 20, 2022 via InsideOut Music. Unlike previous LPs “Elements of persuasion” (2005), “Static impulse” (2010) and “Impermanent resonance” (2013), which were written and recorded in collaboration with LaBriesongwriting partner for over a dozen years, Matt …

When James Blake went public with his self-titled debut album in 2011, he was a breath of fresh air for pop and R&B. It fused electronic elements with both genres to create a lush and intriguing new sound. Topped by his soulful and angelic voice, he has been part of the most striking pop music …

Scheduled for a December 3 release via Dirty Hit, No Rome has announced their highly anticipated debut album “It’s All Smiles”, also sharing their debut single “When She Comes Around”. “I made this song after watching Bjork’s live version of his album Vespertine and wanted to do a song that was heavy on the strings, …

Being back at the Metropolitan Opera in New York last Wednesday had a surreal quality to it. Masked faces scanned the balconies through binoculars. The sound of the warming orchestra mingled with the chatter of the audience. And under the cacophony, the boom-ta-ta of a battery. Yes, a battery. The Met made its historic comeback …

Blu ray Through Tom stockman | October 19, 2021 PHANTOM OF THE MALL: ERIC’S REVENGE (1998) will be available on 2 Limited Edition Blu-ray Discs November 23 on Arrow Video With many interpretations of the classic novel by Gaston Leroux The Phantom of the Opera turned out over the years, it was only a matter …

Canadian singer James LaBrie was instrumental in making Dream Theater one of the leading progressive metal bands in the United States. While not all of their albums are equally appreciated, each – whether classic genre collections such as the 1992s Images and words or controversial statements like those of 2016 The astonishing – shows why …

Korn drummer Ray Luzier has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be absent from some of the band’s upcoming tour dates while FEVER 333’s Aric Improta has been chosen as a temporary replacement. Luzier is the third Korn member to test positive for the virus since the group returned to the road this summer. First, …

Scrimshire: nothing looks like everything (Albert’s favorites) LP | DL Released on October 15, 2021 Buy vinyl and download here Scrimshire’s atmospheric and orchestral sixth album, Nothing Feels Like Everything, is more thoughtful and laid back than its predecessors. With exceptional collaborations, it is a fusion of jazz and soul that really hits the mark. …

The 25th edition of Festival of other spirits, an intensely exploratory San Francisco-based affair, was originally scheduled to take place in April 2020. We know what derailed those plans – but the festival is making a comeback this week, with four nights of programming at the Atrium Theater. I will be present throughout the festival, …