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A Christmas Playlist: Part 2

Two years ago, I posted up a short playlist of a half dozen rock n’ roll Christmas songs. Since rock n’ rollers and metalheads have been banging out holiday jams aplenty in the past decade or so, here are 10 more. Cheap Trick- Christmas Christmas. Cheap Trick are no stranger to Christmas tunes, with holiday-themed singles… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 39: “A Thanksgiving Film Feast”

The podcast returns for a special Thanksgiving episode! Join us on this podcast episode as we dish on our Thanksgiving movie marathon picks. And we’re not talking about the obvious standards like Blood Rage or Planes, Trains and Automobiles. For this chat, we each pick five movies that would suit our Thanksgiving line-up. Whether it’s about family or… Read More ›

KISS at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Being thankful for KISS’ performance at the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade

Remember when KISS performed during the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade? It was awesome. Not because it was a spectacularly good performance or anything. I mean, we’ve all seen them belt out way better versions of “Rock N’ Roll All Nite” than they’re gonna while lip syncing and being dragged along on a float at 11… Read More ›

2018 Holiday Cards & Giveaway

‘Tis the season for sending warm thoughts and good cheer… So, our holiday cards are back for a 4th year! In short, every holiday season, we design and send out cards to anyone who wants one. (See previous years: 2017, 2016 & 2015). No exchange necessary. It’s our way of saying thanks to all who continue to support… Read More ›

Can Halloween day save a lost season?

Approximately 31 days ago, I opened a blank Google doc and prepped work on some Halloween content ideas. The season felt fresh and I was jazzed on pumping out some spooky stuff. I had plans for writing about the new Halloween, perfectly topical TV, and even did research for a new video. Plus, we had… Read More ›

Leprechaun in the Hood

BP Podcast, Episode 35: “St. Patrick’s Day Hangover: Our ‘Leprechaun’ Revisit”

St. Patrick’s Day is long over, but that doesn’t mean the magic must die — so join us for a special Leprechaun franchise revisit! In this episode, we chat up every Leprechaun movie from its debut in 1993 to the 2014 reboot – and it’s a wild and wacky ride. It had been 11 years,… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 32: “Our New Year’s Resolutions for 2018”

It’s officially 2018 and it just wouldn’t be a New Year without a few resolutions! On this podcast episode, we each pick 6 resolutions for 2018. And we don’t mean dieting (I mean, we do, but not for this)! We declare what we want to watch and take on for this year. Movies, directors, genres… Read More ›

BP Podcast, Episode 31: “Finding the Horror in Non-Horror Christmas Stuff”

We’re back for a holiday podcast episode! Happy holidays! Merry Christmas! Whatever! We’re back for a special festive episode! And in this one, we’re each picking five horrific things found in normal/traditional Christmas-y movies, specials, etc. From mainstream to obscure, we have something for everyone! We also chat up our recent Italian Horror Movie Month… Read More ›

Gleaming the Christmas Cube

12 Days of Christmas #8 This post is actually inspired by an episode of the Branded in the 80s podcast (Thrashin’ & Trashin’) that aired over the summer. In the episode, which you should check out whether you dig skateboarding or not,  Shawn dives into his childhood submersion in skate culture, his Mike McGill deck… Read More ›

A Christmas Playlist

12 Days of Christmas # 3 There are millions of Christmas songs and albums to fill every Holiday cheer void known to human, Muppet or droid. But you can’t listen to ‘em all, so I’ve cobbled together a short playlist of my very favorite rock n’ roll Christmas-themed tunes.