20 Kickstarter campaigns that showed what crowdfunding was capable of
Crowdsourced success from Amanda Palmer, Veronica Mars and Double Fine Adventure to Pebble, Ouya and Oculus Rift Earlier this week, musician Neil Young finished raising the third biggest amount ever on crowdfunding website Kickstarter. His Pono music player and downloads store attracted $6.2m of pledges , with plans to launch both later this year. Pono unites the two key strands of projects that ...
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The episodes of Elementary featuring Jamie Moriarty and Sherlock Holmes are among the series' best.
Goings On About Town: Movies
goatcategory-- NOW PLAYING OF NOTE The Emperor’s Naked Army Marches On Kenzo Okuzaki, one of the few survivors of the Japanese Army’s fight to the death on New Guinea, returned home and went mad with antisocial rage, killing a real-estate broker, shooting . . .
Movie Curiosities: Noah
During this time, Aronofsky shows the Big Bang, the moon being formed by a giant rock hitting the planet, cellular division, evolution, and so on, taking a very metaphorical interpretation of Genesis. It doesn’t entirely work, given how notoriously hard ...
Movie review: In Your Dreams
Easily one of the more compelling figures to occupy a stage at the height of the arena-rock era while a member of the record ... doesn’t exactly denude the singer’s quirky personal curiosities, it does bring the icon into clearer focus.
Movie Curiosities: Rock of Ages
I grew up in a very musical household. I was raised on a steady diet of songs from all genres, particularly classic rock. I can’t remember a time when The Beatles, The Doobie Brothers, Dire Straits, Heart, Kansas, The Alan Parsons Project, and others in ...