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FUN DAY MONDAY, OR THE BOOKS THAT WILL HELP ME SURVIVE THE WEEK AHEAD (JUNE 22, 2015)

The work week begins. I quickly slip into my business suit and head back into the office to save a few innocent people. But while I try to fool myself into being excited about the grind, deep down, I’m not, so I’m going to escape dreary reality by reading some great books. 664 more words

Fantasy

Today In Grateful Dead History: June 18, 1992 - Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, NC

Jerry’s guitar tone in 1992 was just incredible – a full, rich sound that could only come from a custom-made Doug Irwin instrument.  Which is why I want to punch through a wall every time Jerry flips the Midi switch during this concert.  235 more words

Grateful Dead

0297 | Dark Star

Even though John Carpenter’s low budget debut feature gently spoofs other films and television shows that are set in space, Dark Star is a wildly inventive science fiction movie too, and surprisingly influential in its own right. 699 more words

Cinema

Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World review: In his space, we can hear you scream

“He feels most at ease surrounded by the uncanny. He feels at home in places we run from in fear.” So says the curator of the H.R. 288 more words

Arts

Dark Star (1974)

Director: John Carpenter

Writer: John Carpenter, Dan O’Bannon (Screenplay)

Starring: Brian Narelle, Cal Kuniholm, Dre Pahich, Dan O’Bannon

 

Plot: In the far reaches of space, a small crew, 20 years into their solitary mission, find things beginning to go hilariously wrong. 632 more words

Horror

Three Grateful Dead (2015)

1. Touch of Grey.
2. Dark Star.
3. Truckin’.
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The Music Never Stopped-
The fans never dropped.

Poetry

Icarus Films:"Dark Star: H.R. Giger's World" Is A Bewildering Look At Genius

Surrealist artist H. R. Giger (1940-2014) terrified audiences with his Oscar-winning monsters in Ridley Scott’s ALIEN. Sci-fi, horror, music, album covers, tattoos and fetish art have been influenced by his dark, intricate paintings and sculptures depicting birth, death and sex. 199 more words

Movies