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The Rolling Stones : Top Album Facts

The Rolling Stones : Top Album Facts

After years of producing rock music that has spread around the globe, it's no wonder The Rolling Stones is recognised as one of the worlds best rock 'n' roll bands. Their tracks were written in different places, studios and by various writers, and the same was for their albums being produced by various record ...

The Transformers – Robots in Disguise

The Transformers – Robots in Disguise

Most people remember the Transformers from their classic 80s cartoon and the toys that everyone wanted. The Transformers started off as a comic book and evolved into cartoons and later film. The Transformers are giant robots that run on energon and were able to transform from a robot to another form such as a car or ...

The Goonies Reunion

The Goonies Reunion

The Goonies movie was released around 25 years ago and decided to meet up for a reunion hosted and filmed by Empire Magazine. The meeting took place on the 17th March 2009 and looks like all the Goonies had a great time. Even director Steven Spielberg was there and a slim version of Chunk, so no truffle shuffle..... ...

Metallica: So What’s Good?

Metallica: So What’s Good?

I would have to say that four Metallica songs are my true favourites.  Here they are (in no particular order). 1) - One - This song starts out with an extended build section.  First a flowing guitar lick, then a pulsating drum section, and then into the vocals.  Still soft, the song peaks for only seconds at a time ...

Karate Kid: Daniel LaRusso, Mr Miyagi and Cobra Kai

Karate Kid: Daniel LaRusso, Mr Miyagi and Cobra Kai

Teenager Daniel LaRusso is not having the greatest of times; at the beginning of the beloved film ‘The Karate Kid’ (1984), he is overcoming the death of his father, and facing a new life with his mother in California. Daniel is what many of the kids in the eighties dreamt to be: the Karate Kid. At the start of the ...

Sesame Street – The Games

Sesame Street – The Games

Can you remember watching Sesame Street in your youth?  Perhaps you sat down with your children and watched it as a family.  Either way, if you’ve watched it, did you notice the fun games that they play to help kids learn and to teach them life skills?  One of my favourites that I can recall when thinking back to that ...

Dungeons and Dragons

Dungeons and Dragons

Every person on this planet has different skills, abilities, characteristics, and varying degrees of each among them. Some people are excellent at sports and not very good with academics. Others are very good with academics but cannot figure out how to screw in a light bulb. There are an endless amount of skills we ...

Transformers – The Decepticons

Transformers – The Decepticons

The Decepticons are seen as the ruthless enemies of the Autobots. They have no care for the human race and only want to see the Autobots destroyed. The Decepticons are led by the villainous Megatron. Part of the well known list of Decepticons are the Cassettes. They are Buzzsaw – a condor, Laserbeak – also a condor, ...

The Wall: A Thematic Conception

The Wall: A Thematic Conception

“The Wall,” one of Pink Floyd’s acclaimed greatest albums, rocketed to the tops of US and European charts alike. It was a concept album, describing a sense of isolation from the rest of humanity. The album includes hits like “The Thin Ice,” “Another Brick in the Wall,” and “Empty Spaces.” The isolation described is ...

Star Wars – The Sith Lords

Star Wars – The Sith Lords

The Sith Lord characters are the most popular and well-known of the Star Wars’ antagonists. Their history and standing within the Star Wars is complex, and difficult to navigate due to the myriad of stories that make up the Star Wars universe. But with regards to the movies, they are the central antagonists whose evil ...