Saturday, October 08, 2011

BBC Radio 6 features Pink Floyd

The Beeb presents a number of programs focused on Pink Floyd in the wake of the recent deluge of remastered albums by the psych pioneers.

Click the links to listen:

The Record Producers: Pink Floyd Special
Richard Allinson and Steve Levine look at the work of Pink Floyd in the latest edition of Record Producers. The programme concentrates on the early days of the band and the development of their sound from the late 60s through to the mid 70s.

Desert Island Disks:
Roger Waters
David Gilmore

Pink Floyd at the BBC
 Archive Pink Floyd sessions and live tracks recorded by the BBC between 1967 and 1971.

Pictures: Jayne Mansfield

Friday, October 07, 2011

Batman: Brave and the Bold preview

Debuting on Cartoon Network today:
Batman, Superman and Wonder Woman off against their arch nemesis Lex Luthor, Joker and Cheetah who gain the upper hand by switching opponents.
 Visit the Bat Channel! for much more Batman-related info!

Sherlock season 2 poster

New and upcoming pop culture books

Click the links to order discounted items from Amazon:

Star Trek Vault: 40 Years from the Archives

Carl Barks Big  Book of Barney Bear

The Flintstones: The Official Guide to the Cartoon Classic

The Jetsons: The Official Guide to the Cartoon Classic

Archie Americana Volume 1: The '40s

The Beatles Christmas Book: Everywhere It's Christmas

Lennon: The Man, the Myth, the Music - The Definitive Life

Beatles For Sale on Parlophone Records

Fear and Loathing at Rolling Stone: The Essential Writing of Hunter S. Thompson

Star Wars Art: Comics

The Beatles in Hamburg: The Stories, the Scene and How It All Began

Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks, and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World

The Spider-Man Vault: A Museum-in-a-Book with Rare Collectibles Spun from Marvel's Web

The Complete Record Cover Collection by R. Crumb

Thank You Boys: 50 Years with the Beatles

The Art of Walt Disney: From Mickey Mouse to the Magic Kingdoms and Beyond

Jaws: Memories from Martha's Vineyard

A Year of Hitchcock: 52 Weeks with the Master of Suspense

Super Black: American Pop Culture and Black Superheroes

The Art of the Adventures of Tintin

The Official Dick Van Dyke Show Book: The Definitive History of Television's Most Enduring Comedy

You Really Got Me: The Story of the Kinks