Last week, it was announced that AMC, original drama channel numero uno, would be officially backing what has been an under the radar development for a television series based on the movie Goodfellas.
My first reaction to the news, which trickled through the intertubes in the last year or so, was ... More >>
Suck my wig, serious female chefs everywhere!Michael Symon is a chef, a restaurant owner and a contributor to magazines like Gourmet and Saveur; in 2009, he won a James Beard award. Michael Ruhlman once credited Symon with saving the entire Cleveland restaurant scene.
Giada De Laurentiis, wh ... More >>
Sorry, Joe Strummer, but "phony Beatlemania" hasn't bitten the dust yet, not with the release of both the remastered Beatles catalogue and The Beatles: Rock Band this week. Rocks Off knows this all to well, having flung down the gauntlet of challenge to all those who would test their video-game c ... More >>
When LOM returned to Houston from India in 1987, former Chronicle music critic Marty Racine became near-religious reading for me. I couldn't wait for his Thursday "Critic's Picks" column so I could plan my musical weekend. I learned about all kinds of below-the-radar bands from Racine: Mojo Nixon, S ... More >>
Photo courtesy of VlastulaSeriously. Why do I torture
myself? Why do I find myself creating an appointment television
relationship with MTV's reality show, The Hills? And by reality
I mean as real as Heidi Montag's tits.
Frankly, I think it's pretty
much basically sick to ... More >>