A Preview Of Steven Wilson’s “Grace For Drowning”

Steven Wilson is one of the most prolific and talented rock musicians active today. The frontman and driving engine for modern progressive rock icons Porcupine Tree and collaborator in the melancholy rock group Blackfield, he also is developing a strong solo...

Aphex Twin Helps Us “Sleep Furiously”

While the eclectic electronic music of Richard D. James (or as we better know him, Aphex Twin) has appeared in numerous films over the years (Marie Antoinette for one), it is only with Gideon Koppel's award-winning Welsh documentary, Sleep Furiously, that ...

The Most Dazzling Glassworks Exhibit Ever

While Dale Chihuly is a huge name in the world of glass art, I only recently discovered his work through a current exhibit at the Museum Of Fine Arts in Boston. Chihuly's creations, forged by a talented team of artisans that follows his specific instructions...

Eight Songs To Melt To

We have experienced an intense heat wave throughout North America this summer, and it does not seem like we have felt the last of it. Thus, in a fit of dark amusement, I conjured up this list of songs invoking fire and heat (physical or emotional). We have to ...