5 Great Concert Films

5 Great Concert Films

There’s something about this season that brings back the memories of summers gone by. Memories of friends.  Memories of particular nights.  Memories of particular songs, sung along to, full-throated, beside 10,000 strangers who, for that one moment, could be considered close friends. And while film can never completely capture that feeling, there are a few that at least replicate it enough to warrant multiple viewings.  The following list shares a few of these films. [Read more…]

IFFBoston ’12 VIDEO: Q&A with Xan Aranda – Andrew Bird: Fever Year

IFFBoston ’12 VIDEO: Q&A with Xan Aranda – Andrew Bird: Fever Year

Xan Aranda talks candidly about making Andrew Bird: Fever Year, at a Q&A following the screening at IFFBoston 2012.

 

Facebook & Live Nation Team Up

Facebook has teamed up with Live Nation to facilitate concert ticket purchases through Facebook.

Facebook users can add My Live Nation to their Facebook profiles, and sync their music library with their Live Nation account, allowing the receipt of concert updates.

This will only be a big deal if it: reduces the cost of concert tickets (which it won’t), and perhaps gives folks who add the application the chance to win concert tickets (more likely), other then that, file this under, “meh.”

Road to IFFBoston: Life. Support. Music.

Road to IFFBoston: Life. Support. Music.

lifex.jpgIn 2004, Jason Crigler, a successful and established guitarist living and working in New York City, suffers a brain hemorrhage during a concert in Manhattan. [Read more…]

Lonely Reviewer Update 2/25

When I started Lonely Reviewer, it was mainly to review movies and discuss different things happening within the film industry. Well, this week, we’re gonna start changing it up!

Just because we’re lonely, doesn’t mean we only watch movies, we’ve got TV, video games, comic books, and music to keep us busy. So in the coming weeks, you’ll notice our site filling with even more content to keep us (and you!) busy.

Also, look for this weeks LR Show, we’ll be talking Oscars!