Category Archives: Modern Rock Press

Entertainment analysis… courtesy of The Zephyr Lounge.

On 1998-99

Lately I’ve really been standing face-to-face with nostalgia. We all do it at some point, whether it be children reminding one of carefree days or staring into the face of imminent peril or whatever. As I’ve been writing my memoirs … Continue reading

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6 Shitty Metal Bands an Old Acquaintance Exposed Me to that Made Me Want to Kick Him in the Face

When I was still a semi-pro musician, I made it a point to expose myself to as much music as possible. My goal was to be exposed to music that I thought would inspire me, so naturally I became enamored … Continue reading

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The Zephyr Lounge’s 2014 Oscar Forecast

Let me start out by saying that those of us commenting on the winners at the 86th Academy Awards have not seen all of the movies being represented here. Some of what we’re going on has to do with our … Continue reading

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An Assessment of Spike Jonze’s “Her”

Note: As is customary with any sort of cinematic assessment, let me warn anyone reading that that there are spoilers contained within the following text. So, read at your own discretion and if you haven’t seen this film, I highly … Continue reading

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Film Lore: Are These Films Cursed?

Cursed films are always fun to discuss on Halloween. Below are urban legends that surround some of Hollywood’s most interesting titles. Are they real, or a product of someone’s imagination? You decide. 1. A Confederacy of Dunces: Based on the … Continue reading

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“Escape From Tomorrow”

Today’s entry into The Zephyr Lounge deals with a film that hasn’t been released yet and, depending on how certain parties choose to handle it’s existence, may never be released. Just because I’m a nice guy about stuff like this, … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Conjuring

Let me preface this article by stating that it takes an act of God for me to go to the local cinema. Unfortunately, I’m one of those people who sets the bar high when it comes to films. My opinions … Continue reading

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Best NFL Promos Ever!

I noticed that I haven’t put anything in Back Page Sports in a while, and since I’m so sports-minded, I can’t help but feel like that’s not a good thing on my part. I’ll admit, I haven’t really been paying much attention … Continue reading

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Quick Fix: An Experiment in Facebook Content (addendum)

When I had originally written this post, I did not have pictures of Facebook’s notifications about my profile being temporarily suspended. Well, I do now!   Yes, that is what I wrote, then copied 75 times into the comment boxes. … Continue reading

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Quick Fix: An Experiment in Facebook Content

Lately, I’ve had Facebook’s policies on content rolling through my mind. How much could they take? What measures would they take on me if I violated their policies? On a personal level, I needed to know. How much could I … Continue reading

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