Tagged: mary j. blige

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May & June 2012

My entire list of new-to-me films for the months of May and June, as well as a decade breakdown and a few words on a few new favorites.

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Rock of Ages

The big screen adaptation of the Broadway musical Rock of Ages really is nothin’ but a good time.

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How R&B Has Lost Its Soul

How is it that a form of music so integral to the individualization of Black Americans becomes something of a farce in their hands? While it’s a debate that’s been beaten like the proverbial dead horse, it’s one that still bears consideration.

Rock of Ages Trailer 2

Rock of Ages follows waitress Sherrie Christian and busboy Drew Boley who fall in love during the rock music era of the 1980s.