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Sound Trek: What Ever Happened to Music Television?

Sound Trek: What Ever Happened to Music Television?

BY OWEN MCDONALD MTV debuted at midnight on August 1, 1981. It seemed to burst forth as a fully formed brand new idea. But there’s nothing new under the sun – and neither was MTV. Director and Beatles collaborator Richard Lester had pretty much inve...

Movie Review of the Week: “Magic Mike XXL”

Movie Review of the Week: “Magic Mike XXL”

BY ALISON BAILES It took me a while to realize that the title to this male stripping sequel wasn’t some crazy Roman numeral like at the Superbowl. (What would that be anyway…a bizarro 30?). Finally it dawned on me; it means “double eXtra Large”. A ...