MUSIC MAKERS

Dallas Artist OG Bobby Billions BANDS

Texas Hip Hop Heads for Big Money with Dallas Artist OG Bobby Billions

NEW MUSIC: Dallas artist OG Bobby Billions (OGB) recently released what, according to him, "might be one of the greatest debuts from a new talent, and it’s only the beginning." On Dec. 9, 2016 OGB will be releasing a more in-depth visual to the already buzzing “Bands” single.
The Second Spirit

New Music: Dream Saturated Indie Rock Electronica in ‘Modern Life’ EP

NEW MUSIC: The Second Spirit, an indie rock project, just released its debut EP, “Modern Life,” a five-song album, and its first single, “Rescue Car,” which, according to band leader Matthew Victory Warren "personifies the physicality of love through a retro vibe, rock and roll groove and cool, fuzzy guitar leads."

READS: BOOKS

Why the Right Went Wrong

Book Review: So Many Reasons ‘Why the Right Went Wrong’

BOOK REVIEW: Greed, bigotry, and treason head the list of “Why the Right Went Wrong: Conservatism From Goldwater to the Tea Party and Beyond” (ISBN 9781476763798), the generally helpful new book from E.J. Dionne, Jr.

Book Review: Fiscal Rape Exposed in ‘The Big Short’

BOOK REVIEW: A modern-day horror story of how people in our financial system fiscally raped us, “The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine” (ISBN: 9780393338829) is a fast-paced and fact-packed book made exciting by the superb writing of Michael Lewis.

MUSE NEWS

Dallas Artist OG Bobby Billions BANDS

Texas Hip Hop Heads for Big Money with Dallas Artist OG Bobby Billions

NEW MUSIC: Dallas artist OG Bobby Billions (OGB) recently released what, according to him, "might be one of the greatest debuts from a new talent, and it’s only the beginning." On Dec. 9, 2016 OGB will be releasing a more in-depth visual to the already buzzing “Bands” single.
Rob Papen PREDATOR2

Rob Papen rebuilds and expands signature virtual soft synth with Predator2 reboot

MUSIC GEAR: Rob Papen Soundware has announced "Predator2," the successor to Predator, "the natural-born, killer-sounding soft synth" that has inspired so many composers and artists. Predator2’s pliable GUI (Graphical User Interface) has once again been given the trademark Rob Papen treatment, designed so that (almost) all of the main controls are always visible onscreen, making it both inspirational and intuitive in use.

LIFE AND STYLE

Jenny Craig Fall 2016 - Ravioli

Diet Foodies: Jenny Craig 2016 Menu Plan Expands with New Food Choices for Fall and Winter

HEALTHY LIVING: For many of us, we seem to be on a perpetual diet plan of some kind. Especially for those of us who have found our 40s and impending middle age a bit tougher to balance time, work, meals, and general lifestyle mis-adventures than it once was. For me, I joined the Jenny Craig meal plan this spring, and am happy to say I've lost about 34 pounds so far, which is about one-third of my overall goal.
Dependent’s Day

Dependent’s Day: Hollywood Reacts as Audiences Crave More Female Lead Roles

INTERVIEW: The number of lead roles played by women in movies rose significantly in 2015; now a new film written and directed by Michael David Lynch hopes to show the strength and leadership of a modern woman in “Dependent’s Day.”

READS: FICTION

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