Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Daniel Boczarski


Sunday, June 23 2013

E3 2013: Exhilarating Electronic Entertainment Expo

While usually being a bustling and entertaining experience, E3 hasn’t really felt a much needed air of excitement for a while, but things have finally changed.

Thursday, June 20 2013

E3 2013 Press Conferences: This is Just the Beginning

The first day of E3 was reserved for an all-day marathon of press conferences, with Microsoft, Sony, EA and Ubisoft all showing off their latest wares in a glitzy spectacle.

Wednesday, May 2 2012

Refused + Death Grips: 12 April 2012 – Pomona, CA

Refused built tension while the audience anxiously awaited this reunion -- that many did not expect to ever experience.

Monday, June 20 2011

Electronic Entertainment Expo: 7 - 9 June 2011 - Los Angeles

E3 provides the first-look at upcoming products from tech giants Sony and Nintendo, along with giving the video game industry a hands on time with the most anticipated upcoming titles.


Sunday, February 27 2011

Ke$ha: 24 February 2011 - Chicago

Ke$ha gets $leazy on her first headlining tour.

Thursday, January 20 2011

Weezer: 7 January 11 - Chicago

Weezer takes through past faves The Blue Album and Pinkerton on their Memories tour through select markets.

Sunday, November 7 2010

Voodoo Experience: 2010 - New Orleans

With a recent contract being signed to keep Voodoo in New Orleans through 2019, fans can expect the event to continue to grow and be a fitting close to each year’s music festival season.

Monday, October 18 2010

X Japan: 6 October 2010 - Chicago

With the repeated chanting of "We are! X!," a promise to return to Chicago as they have not tried our pizza yet, and a stage dive from Yoshiki, X Japan was gone as quickly as they had arrived on our scene.

Thursday, October 14 2010

The National: 26 September 2010 - Chicago

Many high-profile acts have failed to fill the Riviera Theatre during recent summer shows, however The National, New York's indie quintet, had no problem in doing so recently.

Billy Idol + Slash: 10 September 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [29.Sep.10]
Marina and the Diamonds: 9 September 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [28.Sep.10]
Warped Tour: 31 September 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [14.Sep.10]
Mayhem Festival: 30 July 2010 (Notes from the Road) [8.Sep.10]
Honda Civic Tour: 18 August 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [7.Sep.10]
Black Eyed Peas: 13 August 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [23.Aug.10]
Santana: 9 July 2010 - Illinois (Notes from the Road) [11.Aug.10]
311 + The Offspring: 29 June 2010 - Chicago (Notes from the Road) [23.Jul.10]
E3: 15-17 June 2010 - Los Angeles (Notes from the Road) [23.Jun.10]
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