Alright, male nerds and anyone else who really likes Rush (I'm pretty sure just male nerds), prepare to learn the history of your favorite Canadian power trio. Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn, directors of Metal: A Headbanger's Journey, have compiled interviews, performances, and old footage of the prog rock band and constructed a film that may finally answer the question of if drummer Neil Peart really needs that many cymbals. Come on, it's a little excessive.
Seriously, though, Rush is kind of awesome. Except for all the high fantasy crap.
You fell in love with them with "What Makes You Beautiful," their song about a comatose girl whose vegetative state has left her tragically unaware of her beauty and the rest of her surroundings. Then you fell in love with them again with "Live While We're Young," their hit abo... / Continue →
Nerdy-hip-hop-sub-genre documentary Nerdcore Rising is having its premiere this Sunday at SxSW, so rapper MC Frontalot was kind enough to send over the trailer. I was only vaguely aware of the genre, so I didn't know what to expect. Would Linux be the new shorty? Would Ron Paul... / Continue →
Each year, the World Championships of Junior Golf bring together hundreds of the world's best child golfers to compete at an international level. And, of course, it is adorable, because they're in little visors and getting all upset over missed putts, like they're surgeons stru... / Continue →