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List Inconsequential: The Best War Films of All Time, Part 2

List Inconsequential: The Best War Films of All Time, Part 2

Spectrum Culture Staff June 12, 2014 0

The Napoleonic Wars (1803-1815): Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World Captain Jack Aubrey (Russell Crowe ) and physician Stephen Maturin (Paul Bettany) are the fictional protagonists of novelist Patrick O’Brian’s famous

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List Inconsequential: The Best War Films of All Time, Part 1

List Inconsequential: The Best War Films of All Time, Part 1

Spectrum Culture Staff June 5, 2014 0

Hollywood has always had a hankering for war. From the earliest reaches of film history, war and its effects have made good film fodder. Here at Spectrum Culture, we combed through each and every

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Monthly Mixtape: May 2014

Monthly Mixtape: May 2014

Spectrum Culture Staff May 29, 2014 0

1. Flatbush Zombies – “97.92” (Electric KoolAde Records) On Flatbush Zombies’ breakout single “Thug Waffle” MC Juice rapped “Hip-hop is dead, Zombies for prez!” and it’s looking like a full zombie takeover is in

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List Inconsequential: A 1990s Vinyl Wishlist

List Inconsequential: A 1990s Vinyl Wishlist

Eric Dennis May 8, 2014 0

Every vinyl collector loves the thrill of the hunt: that burst of adrenaline and that lustful feeling that accompanies a hard-earned acquisition tell the collector he’s – in very rare and very weird cases,

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List Inconsequential: Those Cassette Singles from 1989…

List Inconsequential: Those Cassette Singles from 1989…

Eric Dennis May 1, 2014 0

Whenever people are asked what the first record they bought was, the answer invariably goes something like this: “I was three years old and heard ‘Like a Rolling Stone’ on the radio. I immediately

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Monthly Mixtape: April 2014

Monthly Mixtape: April 2014

Spectrum Culture Staff April 24, 2014 0

1. Future Islands – “A Dream Of You And Me” (4AD) As many people found out with the release of the excellent Singles, Future Islands specialize in big, outsized expressions of searing emotion. On

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List Inconsequential: Welcome to the Monkey House: Music’s Most Offbeat Animals

List Inconsequential: Welcome to the Monkey House: Music’s Most Offbeat Animals

Josh Goller April 10, 2014 0

Over the millennia since homo sapiens have climbed atop the food chain, animals have been the source of nourishment, tools, transportation, clothing, fuel—you name it. In modern times, they offer companionship, sport, guidance, study

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List Inconsequential: We Love Beck!

List Inconsequential: We Love Beck!

Spectrum Culture Staff April 3, 2014 0

I had a waffle in my purse this morning and it kind of felt like a Beck lyric come to life. Yep, he’s back, and with a new album to boot. The release of

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Monthly Mixtape: March 2014

Monthly Mixtape: March 2014

Spectrum Culture Staff March 27, 2014 0

1. St. Vincent – “Digital Witness” (Loma Vista/Republic) With St. Vincent, Annie Clark is back with an artistic vengeance and a shock of white hair. Second single, “Digital Witness,” may dip into theatrical paranoia

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List Inconsequential: 12 Angry Women: Angry Songs by Angry Ladies

List Inconsequential: 12 Angry Women: Angry Songs by Angry Ladies

Spectrum Culture Staff March 20, 2014 0

1. Alanis Morrisette – “You Oughta Know” Break ups are seldom pretty or even handed. Usually, one party finds themselves blindsided, left stewing in their revenge fantasies. In this case, rather than repress it

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