‘WEIRD AL’ YANKOVIC – KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 2018 – Starburst Magazine

‘WEIRD AL’ YANKOVIC - KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 2018 - Starburst Magazine

‘WEIRD AL’ YANKOVIC - KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI 2018 - Starburst Magazine

When comedic musician and king parodist of our time ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic announced that he would be undertaking a tour wherein he dropped the costumes and video screens to concentrate on a stripped-down musical experience, it seemed like a radical idea. When Yankovic explained that the tour would focus primarily on older material – and … Continued

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Kid Koala | FLOOR KIDS – Starburst Magazine

Kid Koala | FLOOR KIDS - Starburst Magazine

Kid Koala | FLOOR KIDS - Starburst Magazine

STARBURST catches up with the talented Canadian DJ and scratch artist who also dabbles in graphic novels to find out about his latest project – scoring a video game! To his parents, he’s known as Eric San, but to millions of fans, he’s the astonishingly adept master of beats and turntables, Kid Koala. With six … Continued

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John Russo | NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD – Starburst Magazine

John Russo | NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Starburst Magazine

John Russo | NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD - Starburst Magazine

The Criterion Collection has released a brand-new 4K scan and restoration of George Romero’s classic NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD. Restored by the Museum of Modern Art and The Film Foundation, the zombie film that started it all is now available the way it was meant to be seen, along with a plethora of extras, … Continued

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Comet’s Over-the-Air Sci-Fi Goodness, Or: How I Cut the Cord and Learned to Love Watching TV Again

Comet's Over-the-Air Sci-Fi Goodness, Or: How I Cut the Cord and Learned to Love Watching TV Again

Comet's Over-the-Air Sci-Fi Goodness, Or: How I Cut the Cord and Learned to Love Watching TV Again

At the beginning of this year, my wife and I took a look a our viewing habits and decided the $50+ we were paying a month to the cable company could be better distributed elsewhere in our budget. So, we dropped cable, and went out to buy a digital converter box and HD antenna. We lost a few local ch

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Films From the Void: TWILIGHT PEOPLE’s Mad Monsters

Films From the Void: TWILIGHT PEOPLE's Mad Monsters

Films From the Void: TWILIGHT PEOPLE's Mad Monsters

I think I've seen every screen adaptation of H.G. Wells' 1896 novel, The Island of Dr. Moreau, and while the 1932 version with Charles Laughton and Bela Lugosi, Island of Lost Souls, still stands as the pinnacle, 1972's Twilight People has a lot to recommend it. First and foremost, the Philippines-s

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The Casket Lottery’s Nathan Ellis on the band’s brief return (and its vinyl reissues) ahead of Saturday’s Bottleneck show

The Casket Lottery's Nathan Ellis on the band's brief return (and its vinyl reissues) ahead of Saturday's Bottleneck show

The Casket Lottery's Nathan Ellis on the band's brief return (and its vinyl reissues) ahead of Saturday's Bottleneck show

The Casket Lottery's debut LP, Choose Bronze, turns 20 years old next year. Originally released via Kansas City's Second Nature Recordings, the album, al...

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Comedian Hari Kondabolu on activism and humor ahead of Monday’s Lawrence Arts Center show

Comedian Hari Kondabolu on activism and humor ahead of Monday's Lawrence Arts Center show

Comedian Hari Kondabolu on activism and humor ahead of Monday's Lawrence Arts Center show

Hari KondaboluYoon KimIt's only been four years since comedian Hari Kondabolu released his first album, Waiting For 2042, via Kill Rock Stars, but he'd...

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A chat with Dan Auerbach ahead of Wednesday’s Easy Eye Sound Revue stop at the Truman

A chat with Dan Auerbach ahead of Wednesday's Easy Eye Sound Revue stop at the Truman

A chat with Dan Auerbach ahead of Wednesday's Easy Eye Sound Revue stop at the Truman

Dan Auerbach & the Easy Eye Sound RevuePooneh GhanaWhen does Dan Auerbach find time to sleep? Even though the Black Keys have been on hiatus for a while...

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Bookshelf: Teenage Bottlerocket’s Miguel Chen Explains Yoga and Punk Rock in I WANNA BE WELL

Bookshelf: Teenage Bottlerocket's Miguel Chen Explains Yoga and Punk Rock in I WANNA BE WELL

Bookshelf: Teenage Bottlerocket's Miguel Chen Explains Yoga and Punk Rock in I WANNA BE WELL

Bassist Miguel Chen of Teenage Bottlerocket is now an author with the publication of his new book, I Wanna Be Well: How a Punk Found Peace and You Can Too, from Wisdom Publications. Part meditation and yoga instructional, part self-help book, part autobiography, Chen’s book was co-written with Rod M

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BEYOND THE GATES – Starburst Magazine

BEYOND THE GATES - Starburst Magazine

BEYOND THE GATES - Starburst Magazine

At this point in its life, Wojciech Golczewski’s score for Beyond the Gates has been released in three formats, each regressing further in terms of media. It was first available digitally, then via cassette from Data Airlines, and now on vinyl from Death Waltz Record Co. Given the fact that Jackson Stewart’s film is about … Continued

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