Eileen Sherman & The Indie Collaborative – Musically Celebrates Earth Day at Carnegie Hall Next Month
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Eileen Sherman & The Indie Collaborative – Musically Celebrates Earth Day at Carnegie Hall Next Month

Eileen Sherman & The Indie Collaborative Musically Celebrates Earth Day at Carnegie Hall Next Month by Brad Balfour Indie Collaborative co-founder Eileen Bluestone Sherman likes having her hands full. She’s a playwright, lyricist, young adult novelist, television writer, theater/music producer – and producer of events such as “Celebrating Earth Day in Song.” The Indie Collaborative … Continue reading

Stephanie Larkin – Red Penguin Publisher Offers Options To Traditional Book Publishing Models
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Stephanie Larkin – Red Penguin Publisher Offers Options To Traditional Book Publishing Models

Stephanie Larkin Red Penguin Publisher Offers Options To Traditional Book Publishing Models by Brad Balfour Even while electronic media gushes over the impact of… Electronic Media, millions of people over the world still love an antiquated notion called books. Though many mainstream book publishers have been consolidated into a few major imprints, there are still hundreds of … Continue reading

Michael Gingold – The Perfect Gift For Any Film Geek To Get This Valentine’s Day, Birthday or Fan Fest
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Michael Gingold – The Perfect Gift For Any Film Geek To Get This Valentine’s Day, Birthday or Fan Fest

Michael Gingold The Perfect Gift For Any Film Geek To Get This Valentine’s Day, Birthday or Fan Fest by Brad Balfour Growing up in the 1970s and ‘80s, author/collector Michael Gingold became obsessed with horror movies and other genre films. This love led him to become a Fangoria writer and then its editor for nearly … Continue reading

Joshua Werner – Building a Mystery House
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Joshua Werner – Building a Mystery House

Joshua Werner Building a Mystery House By Jay S. Jacobs The world has always been fascinated by enigmatic, potentially haunted houses. One of the sites that has long intrigued people is the legendary Winchester Mystery House in San Jose, California. The Winchester House was built by Sarah Winchester, an heiress of the Winchester Repeating Arms … Continue reading

Michael Connelly – Adventures in Wonderland
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Michael Connelly – Adventures in Wonderland

Michael Connelly Adventures in Wonderland By Jay S. Jacobs For a city that is known for many brutal crimes over the years, it takes a real something for a series of murders to stand out. However, forty years ago, the mass beatings and slaying by hammers of four people in a drug house on Wonderland … Continue reading

Frozen II: The Manga (A PopEntertainment.com Book Review)
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Frozen II: The Manga (A PopEntertainment.com Book Review)

Arina Tanemura – Frozen II: The Manga (VIZ Media) Frozen II: The Manga adaptation by Arina Tanemura is a whimsical retelling of the wonderful Disney film. It features poetic quotes, as well as classic manga-style artwork. This beautiful story of love is given new light through the creative lens of Ms. Tanemura. Her work as … Continue reading

Russ Giguere of The Association – Words He Uses to Describe…
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Russ Giguere of The Association – Words He Uses to Describe…

Russ Giguere of The Association Words He Uses to Describe… by Jay S. Jacobs In the introduction to his new autobiography Along Comes the Association, long-time band member Russ Giguere good-naturedly explains to the reader who exactly he is and why he felt the need to write about his life in The Association. It is … Continue reading

Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)
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Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase (A PopEntertainment.com Movie Review)

NANCY DREW AND THE HIDDEN STAIRCASE (2019) Starring Sophia Lillis, Linda Lavin, Sam Trammell, Zoe Renee, Mackenzie Graham, Laura Slade Wiggins, Andrea Anders, Jesse C. Boyd, Jay DeVon Johnson, Andrew Matthew Welch, Jon Briddell, Josh Daugherty, Evan Castelloe, Jennifer Riker, Melanie Leanne Miller, James William Ballard, Ayanna Wardlow, Shaun Bowman and Linzy Clifton. Screenplay by … Continue reading

Playing Back the 80s – A Decade of Unstoppable Hits (A PopEntertainment.com Book Review)
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Playing Back the 80s – A Decade of Unstoppable Hits (A PopEntertainment.com Book Review)

Jim Beviglia – Playing Back the 80s (A Decade of Unstoppable Hits) (Rowman & Littlefield) It’s hard to condense the music of an entire decade into a concrete and meaningful listing. That goes doubly for an adventurous and musically rich era like the 1980s. I could probably easily come up with a list of hundreds … Continue reading

Richard E. Grant Forms an Odd Couple with Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me?
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Richard E. Grant Forms an Odd Couple with Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Richard E. Grant Forms an Odd Couple with Melissa McCarthy in Can You Ever Forgive Me? by Jay S. Jacobs Richard E. Grant has been quietly putting together one hell of a career for himself in the three decades since he exploded on the scene as the title character in the film Withnail & I. … Continue reading