Music: Flogging Molly’s Revolution

Feelin political I can barely contain the anger I am boiling within due to some of the heinous legislature stewing in Congress, the maddening rate of atrocities committed against women, and the attempts to further depress the poor and enrich the entitled. It’s just SCREAM Some of that rage is well embodied in Flogging Molly’s…

Opinions: Smash Bros. Third Party Additions (if I had any say)

All right, let’s finally wrap up this article series and discuss 6 characters from third parties I’d like to see come into the world of Smash. I don’t expect any of them to make it save maybe Shovel Knight, but that’s fine. This is all for fun. This has been trimmed a tad from the…

Music: Amanda Lepre tackles Super Metroid

Super Metroid is a soundtrack that is just hovering right outside of my top 25. It’s really, really good stuff, and I was quite impressed with Descendants of Erdrick guitarist Amanda Lepre’s solo take on the iconic “Brinstar – Red Soil” with “Red Soil Swamp Pulse”. She nails the atmosphere so beautifully here. I wish…

Clarification on some post deletions re: Brand New

I knew sooner or later I would hear something terrible about someone who has had a significant impact on me with all of the sexual harassment/abuses coming out lately. Yesterday brought to light allegations against Brand New’s Jesse Lacey, frontman of one of the most crucial bands of the 2000s to the present for me….

Opinions: If I could design a NES Classic 2…

Nintendo plans to re-release the NES Classic next year, but that’s sort of old hat. If Nintendo came over to me to generate a NES Classic 2 (modeled after the late second model of the console) with the same number of games, this would be what I would supply. Now in this case I’m giving…