Did Assange kill WikiLeaks movie?

October 23, 2013

By Roxanne Roberts in The Washington Post So, that Julian Assange movie is officially a flop. The Internet is abuzz with theories about why The Fifth Estate bombed at the box office, bringing in a minuscule $1.7 million on opening …

Kurt Loder on “the greatest movie ever made”

October 22, 2013

“Richie Allen Weeps” (re-recorded)

October 22, 2013

Starting to think about the new album. This song will be on it. Maybe not this version.

Saturday Morning Country cover: “Sweet Home Alabama”

October 19, 2013

Saturday Morning Country Cover on Friday afternoon: “Shreveport”

October 18, 2013

While we’re on the subject of Kevin Russell….

Kevin Russell sings Leadbelly

October 18, 2013

Kevin Russell – Fellowship Hall Sound from Camp Friday Films on Vimeo. The Gourds’ Kevin “Shinyribs” Russell at Fellowship Hall Sound in Little Rock, singing Ledbelly’s “We’re in the Same Boat Brother.” (Thanks to Dave Hoffpauir.)

Concussion: “alternately funny and eerie”

October 18, 2013

Concussion Grade: 85 Cast: Robin Weigert, Maggie Siff, Johnathan Tchaikovsky, Ben Shenkman, Julie Fain Lawrence, Janel Maloney, Emily Kinney Director: Stacie Passon Rating: Rated R for strong sexual content and some language Running Time: 96 minutes By Dan Lybarger for …

Muscle Shoals rolls easy

October 18, 2013

Muscle Shoals Grade: 87 Cast: Documentary, with Rick Hall, Clarence Carter, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Director: Greg “Freddy” Camalier Rated: PG, for language Running time: 111 minutes Yet another strong, if slightly padded, music documentary in the vein of Sound …

Levi Agee’s Screengems: On Gravity

October 17, 2013

By Levi Agee Stalwart Man   I’m not going to give you a film review of Gravity, Alfonso Cuaron’s rapturous space thriller starring Sandra Bullock, George Clooney and Sir Isaac Newton. It would be too easy to praise the super …

Rodriguez finally gets paid

October 17, 2013

At least I hope he does. Here’s the press release. Rodriguez’s Searching For Sugar Man, the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Album (on Legacy Recordings/Light In The Attic Records), Surpasses 500,000 Units in Worldwide Sales New Music/Lyric Video for “I Wonder” …