The Worst at Cowboys: A ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ War Journal

The Worst at Cowboys: A ‘Red Dead Redemption 2’ War Journal

Red Dead Redemption 2 is the biggest entertainment release of the year. During its inaugural weekend, the game pulled in $725 million dollars—that’s more than Avengers: Infinity War by almost $500 million. It’s the biggest weekend launch of, well, basically anything ever. I am duty-bound as a pop culture writer to play it. It’s massive, detailed, and […]

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Brings Back the Magic

‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Brings Back the Magic

Who Didn’t Want to Attend Hogwarts? The Harry Potter franchise is the foundation of many people’s childhood. It was a story that had it all, from typical teenage problems to flying broomsticks and dragons. If you don’t remember the book parties that were held at Borders or Barnes and Noble when each novel was released, […]

Remembering Stan Lee

Remembering Stan Lee

Stan Lee, the man who made Marvel, recently passed away at the age of 95. He was bright, bombastic, and controversial—but above all, he was a legend. Born Stanley Lieber in Manhattan in 1922, Stan would go on to be one of the most prolific figures in comics history. He joined the industry in 1939, […]

The Drop – Anderson .Paak, Foster The People, & Whethan

The Drop – Anderson .Paak, Foster The People, & Whethan

The Drop is us cutting through the massive jungle of new music that’s been released over the last seven days.  We sharpen our proverbial machetes and cut through the shit to get you to the content that you need to be listening to. This is The Drop.  -Control Forever Anderson .Paak – “Who R U?” Anderson […]

Retro Control: ‘Elf’

Retro Control: ‘Elf’

What’s Retro Control? Well, it’s a sentimental look at cinema of the past and its influence today. A nostalgia trip that dives deep into a film genre and identity. We need to explore the past in order to understand our future. If there was a Mount Rushmore of Christmas classics, I know exactly what movies would […]

On Wax: LIL PEEP’S ‘COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER’ RELEASES, TRIPPIE REDD Drops ‘A LOVE LETTER TO YOU 3,’ IDK & FRIENDS, + More

On Wax: LIL PEEP’S ‘COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER’ RELEASES, TRIPPIE REDD Drops ‘A LOVE LETTER TO YOU 3,’ IDK & FRIENDS, + More

LIL PEEP’S COME OVER WHEN YOUR SOBER RELEASES The long-awaited posthumous release of Lil Peep’s second album has arrived. Come Over When You’re Sober, Pt. 2 continues the sonics of Lil Peep’s emo trap aesthetic—mixing depressive lyrics, alongside melancholic guitars and trap percussion; Lil Peep’s legacy continues. While I can admit that his music isn’t for me, […]