Panos Cosmatos Turns Grindhouse Cinema into Art with ‘Mandy’

Panos Cosmatos Turns Grindhouse Cinema into Art with ‘Mandy’

Where to start unpacking the film Mandy (2018) is an interesting dilemma. On one hand you have a beautiful and surreal world coupled with a strong sense of lucid colors and cinematography, but on the other, you have an LSD crazed Nicholas Cage that is hell-bent on killing some Jesus freaks. It really is quite the […]

Live Forever: LDLA Lexi Donato

Live Forever: LDLA Lexi Donato

Vix and TKay sit down with the owner of LDLA, Lexi Donato, to discuss her journey from working at McDonald’s corporation to being signed with O Models and becoming the CEO of LDLA Swimwear.

Man Up: Serena, Surfing, and Sexism

Man Up: Serena, Surfing, and Sexism

It was less than two weeks ago on September 8, 2018—Serena lost the US Open women’s final to Naomi Osaka—her 20-year-old potential successor and fan. This loss was unlike any other loss that Serena has experienced since ranking as the number one player in 2002. We all know Serena is a beast at tennis; she’s […]

Retro Control: ‘Rush Hour’

Retro Control: ‘Rush Hour’

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. Yesterday marked the 20th anniversary of the film Rush Hour, a seminal film in the […]

Hollywould: Joker, Kanye West, and ‘Captain Marvel’

Hollywould: Joker, Kanye West, and ‘Captain Marvel’

The film and television business moves at a mile a minute, so keeping up with the latest news can be a little daunting. Not to worry—we have your back. In Hollywould, we’ll round up the industry developments you need to know. Here’s what you may have missed: First Look at Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker Director Todd […]

The Drop – Odesza, 6lack, & Jungle

The Drop – Odesza, 6lack, & Jungle

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 6Lack & Khalid – “Seasons” (Pick […]

Ariana Grande and ‘The Yoko Ono Phenomenon’

Ariana Grande and ‘The Yoko Ono Phenomenon’

On September 7th, the world lost a beloved musician to a drug overdose. At the young age of 26, Mac Miller passed away in his Studio City home in California. Despite Miller’s long battle with addiction, this news was a deeply upsetting shock to fans across the world who have loved and supported the rapper […]