Netflix has “The Speed Cubers,” billed as a documentary that
“captures the extraordinary twists and turns in the journeys of Rubik’s Cube-solving champions Max Park and Feliks Zemdegs.
A doc aimed at lovers of Rubik’s Cube is the very definition of “niche.”
을 더한, there are new streaming services like HBO Max (owned by CNN’s parent company) and NBC’s Peacock so you are in no danger of running out of shows anytime soon.
Not to mention new episodes of “만달로 리안” on Disney+
, which leads us to the two cutest words in the world
: 아기 요다.
Music is still happening: Major concerts are on hold, but artists are still figuring out ways to connect with their audiences.
있습니다 drive-in concerts
, Verzuz battles on Instagram Live
— some of us treated the latest one featuring rappers Jeezy and Gucci Mane like a night out at the club
— and virtual shows
Here’s something to look forward to
: Kiss has announced a virtual “Kiss 2020 Goodbye” concert
, to be held on New Year’s Eve
그래서, get ready to “Rock and Roll All Nite.”
We still have more to anticipate: Entertainment is the gift that keeps on giving.
그만큼 “Wonder Woman” sequel is due for release on Christmas Day
, and in the upcoming awards season
, we can count on plenty of talk about Chadwick Boseman’s final performance in 넷플릭스 “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.”
The industry is determined to keep on keeping on in taking our minds off of our woes.
주목할 세 가지:
‘Folklore: The Long Pond Studio Sessions’
Say what you will about Taylor Swift, but she is a heck of a songwriter.
And where there is a good song, there is most always a good story. Thanks to her new film on Disney+, we will get the stories behind her latest album, “Folklore.”
테일러 스위프트, Aaron Dessner (국가), Jack Antonoff (Bleachers) and Justin Vernon (Bon Iver) created the album and come together to perform all 17 songs and spill the tea.
‘Crazy, Not Insane’
As a true crime buff, I found the HBO documentary about psychiatrist Dorothy Otnow Lewis and her career-long study of murderers to be right up my alley.
Are people born evil or do they become that way? You will have to watch to see what Lewis believes based on her work.
“Crazy, Not Insane” is currently airing on HBO
, which is owned by CNN’s parent company
‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’
It’s the Vince Guaraldi soundtrack that does it for me.
사실로, it just wouldn’t be the holidays without “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”
Apple TV+ acquired the rights to the beloved Peanuts holiday special and made a deal with PBS to stream it via its subscription service
If you missed it on PBS and don’t have Apple TV+, PBS will reair the holiday special on December 13. 과, 예, I know it’s Thanksgiving — Apple TV+ has got you there too as “A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving” is free to watch via its app through Friday.
들을 두 가지:
Through it all, she has kept making music. Her latest album, “Plastic Hearts,” drops Friday.
If her new single with Dua Lipa
, 제목 “죄인,” is any indication
, we are in for some good tunes
How is it album number 11 already for The Smashing Pumpkins?
It seems like only yesterday that the band burst on the scene to warm our alternative-rock hearts.
Now the alt-rockers are back with
,” of which a review in Clash
유명한, “Billy Corgan’s attempt to make a fun and breezy record while fundamentally not understanding either of these concepts has resulted in a simply astronomical level of campness that I am fairly convinced he doesn’t even recognise
, let alone understand.
Count me in when “Cyr” drops Friday.
이야기 할 한 가지:
I’m all for artists finding creative ways to make a point
. The Weeknd
, 하나, had plenty of people scratching their heads when he received the first award of the night on Sunday at the American Music Awards
The singer took to the stage sporting a red suit jacket, black shirt, black trousers and a fully bandaged face to collect the trophy for favorite soul/R&B album for “After Hours.”
The mummy look had some confused and others concerned, given that he had on the same outfit but with a bloody face and nose bandage in March when he performed on “토요일 밤 라이브.”
그는 가졌다 explained to Esquire magazine that his hit single
” is about
“how you want to see someone at night
, and you’re intoxicated
, and you’re driving to this person and you’re just blinded by streetlights
, but nothing could stop you from trying to go see that person
, because you’re so lonely
. I don’t want to ever promote drunk driving
, but that’s what the dark undertone is.
그래서, perhaps that was it? Here’s a tip, 그러나: If you are trying to make a statement and folks aren’t quite getting it, you haven’t really made a statement.
이번 연말 연시, be kind to yourself and others
. These are scary times we are living in
, and we are all trying to navigate it as best as we can
If you are struggling to find something to be thankful for, grab hold of the fact that you are alive and well enough to be reading this newsletter.
당신, being here, 지금, is something that I am enormously grateful for.
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