Exclusive Interview: Jaafar

Music fans need to pay attention to a new voice in music, Jaafar. The upcoming singer/songwriter is now getting the attention of America with his new single, “Sixteen” and I was happy to speak with Jaafar about his single, his unique sound, and what fans can expect on his upcoming album.

You can learn more about Jaafar at his website and make sure to follow him on Twitter, Facebook, and Soundcloud. Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Jaafar

Review: Harry Potter: Gryffindor Deluxe Stationary Set

It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas gifts, and if you’ve got a Harry Potter fan in your home who also loves stationary, then I’d highly consider you buy them the Harry Potter:Deluxe Stationary Set from Insight Editions.  Continue reading Review: Harry Potter: Gryffindor Deluxe Stationary Set

“Too Street”-gate: “James Bond” Author’s Comments Reveal Racialized Class-Based Politics

Tuesday saw Idris Elba trending on Twitter. It wasn’t because of a new movie. It was because the author of the current James Bond novels said that Elba was “too street” to play the classic spy character.  Continue reading “Too Street”-gate: “James Bond” Author’s Comments Reveal Racialized Class-Based Politics

“Tyrant” Season 2 Quick Thoughts: My Conversation with Cameron Gharaee + How I’d Run Season 3

What did we think about the Tyrant Season 2 finale? I am happy to say that I loved it. I took a look at some of what Variety has to say about it, which is that the series was in danger of reverting back to some bad writing habits, but I’d say that if the finale did revert back into some bad habits, it was a risk the series had to take in order to provide a clean break and a platform for a brand new Tyrant come Season 3.  Continue reading “Tyrant” Season 2 Quick Thoughts: My Conversation with Cameron Gharaee + How I’d Run Season 3

The COLOR Fall TV Schedule!

It’s getting close to the fall TV season, so I spent part of the weekend actually developing my fall TV viewing/reviewing/recapping schedule (instead of what I usually do, which is wing everything the weekend before fall TV starts).

So, for everyone who loves reading my recaps and viewpoints on TV (and like interacting with me with my live-tweeting), there’s THE OFFICIAL COLOR SCHEDULE!

(All times listed are CT since I’m in the central time zone) Continue reading The COLOR Fall TV Schedule!

Trailers, Promos and Posters: “Star Wars,” “The Last Witch Hunter,” “Concussion” + More

I’ve got some trailers, posters and promos for you guys! Some of this is from earlier this month, so forgive me for being behind on some of these things.  Continue reading Trailers, Promos and Posters: “Star Wars,” “The Last Witch Hunter,” “Concussion” + More