Tag Archives: Music

Orchestra Rehearsal

‘Orchestra Rehearsal’ saw Federico Fellini strip back his surreal tendencies and channelled his energy into something more tangible and less wild. Released in 1978, ‘Orchestra Rehearsal’ is set in one, large, barren hall. A wry voice-over explains that this place was once the burial site

Keyframe 101 – Waifu or Otter

So Disney have bought the lion’s share of the Fox media empire, which means Star Wars and Marvel fans have something to be happy about over the Christmas holidays. Meanwhile, we discuss the impact this will have on the Disney Princess register. Hey! Pointless things

Keyframe 99 – Scrooge McDuck’s Human Trafficking Operation

Shocking revelations abound this week! First we discover that Batman is actually a ninja in the trailer for the cunningly titled animated film Batman Ninja. After that we’re left positively thunderstruck by Akira Toriyama’s claim that Saiyans need S-cells to become super. All together now

Gundam Build Fighters

We all know and love the Gundam franchise, while others like One Piece and JoJos seem to be running without stop the Gundam line has been it’s own medium running along in the background, made up of dozens of TV series, movies, stage plays and

Bandcamp of the Week #1

Streaming is taking over the world of music with the notion of music ownership becoming and more marginal, whether that be CDs, the resurgent vinyl or that brief pocket of time where the super-hipster reclaimed the cassette. Reports claim that the day of digital music


I’ll be straight with you, being a mackem this anime attracted me because the title sounds like regional slang, you can see it too don’t lie. Looking closer you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover this is a sequel to Suzuka. If you haven’t seen Suzuka

The Sound of Magic: Fantastic Beats and Where to Find Them

(Spoilerphobes read ahead at your own risk…) We all recognise ‘Hedwig’s theme’. Since it first played in cinemas fifteen years ago, bookending the tales of a boy wizard – it now signals the dawn of the adventures of the magizoologist, Newt Scamander. With a shimmering

Movie Soundtracks: What Sorcery is This?

  Guess what? We all listen to soundtracks. With our faces pressed to our screens while binging on Netflix, or with popcorn in hand at the cinema and maybe catching the faintest whisper through the roar of the train in rush hour. But there it is.

Keyframe 58 – A Gundam By Any Other Name

This week we fight our way through all of the trailers and teasers to find that single, shining piece of good news – Junko’s comedy manga “Kiss Him, Not Me” is getting an anime adaptation! Our featured anime are Love Live! School Idol Project Season

Keyframe 56 – Talk To The Hand

It’s time for another dive into the world of animation with trailers for Bill Plimpton’s Revengeance and Violet Evergarden. We also discuss a new Megaman anime series and a reboot of Cardcaptor Sakura. Our featured anime (and live-action movie), are Love Live! School Idol Project