Love Jones: The Musical Changes The Game

In black cinema, there are a few titles that stand above the rest.  Timeless in their message and themes, these movies transcend their era to the point of representing it.  Love Jones is one of those iconic titles.  And twenty years after the film’s release, the brand is getting fresh new life in the form […]

Zonnique Takes Control

This is a story about control.  Zonnique’s control.  And it is a piece of history we are all too happy to see repeat itself.  A young girl from a musical family steps out of the shadows and onto the stage to claim her crown.  Only this time, we’re not talking about the Jacksons.  Or baby […]

Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice Delivers The Goods

When you talk about a Titan pairing as epic as Batman vs Superman, the only legitimate expectations you can have are “Pow!”, “Bang!”, and “Punch!”  And Warner Bros. Pictures delivered plenty of all three in their artistic adaptation, Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice.  Frame after frame, Zack Snyder managed to deliver the perfect panels […]

Ghost Brothers Chase Fear With Funny On Destination America

Black ghost hunters.  Perhaps a question mark is a more fitting punctuation.  Either way, the point stands that Destination America is offering us a break from the norm with their new offering Ghost Brothers, premiering Friday, April 15, 2016 at 10/9c.  Dalen Spratt {@dalenspratt}, Juwan Mass {@juwanmass}, and Marcus Harvey {@themarcusharvey} are bringing cool ghost […]

Of Kings and Prophets Slays Giant Cliches

Of Kings and Prophets made its long awaited debut on ABC last night and the provocative new series is already stirring several pots.  Depicting semi fictitious events centered around the historic and sacred events that occur in Samuel 1 & 2, the writers bravely reworked important history for two of the three Abrahamic religions.  And […]

Monster Jam Atlanta

There is a lot more to the transformation of Monster Jam than dumping dirt over the floor. The Monster Jam team includes the world’s best dirt track construction professionals. Before construction begins, the track builders need to determine how to protect the existing turf or grass. There are two separate teams (excavating and tech) needed […]

J Dilla

J Dilla Makes Another Entry With The Diary New life and resurrections are common themes for the spring season.  And this spring hip hop fans will be treated to both in the form of The Diary, the long anticipated posthumous release from J Dilla, one of the genre’s most celebrated gone to soon emcees.  Set […]

CeeLo Green’s Love Train Tour Hits Terminal West (With Special Guests Escort)

“No one is exempt from the human experience.  So it’s important to share those commonalities.” CeeLo Green’s Love Train Tour will be leaving the station soon, with a stop in Atlanta on March 3rd at Terminal West.  Eager to share the human experience as interpreted by CeeLo’s genre defiant sound, “The Love Train Tour” will […]

Talking Loud

“Oh my God, I have those boots!” My outburst at the onset of the interview sends the four-member group and their manager into hysterics.  This icebreaker is exactly what I need in this moment.  Meeting LOUD doesn’t make me nervous. But they are signed to my role model, Kandi Burruss of Xscape and The Real […]

Glamour Gives Class

Girl groups have been a part of American pop culture since the days of The Andrews Sisters; pretty girls who can sing will always make for a great production.  Every generation since then has boasted its own iconic groups.  From The Supremes of the 60’s to Fifth Harmony of today, the formula will never change.  […]