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’Tis the season for adventure

October 27, 2010 For those willing to brave the coming winter blast, West Virginia offers winter adventures aplenty. Want to spend a day rocketing down snow-covered mountains? You can do that. more »»

‘The Walking Dead’ TV show is finally here

October 27, 2010 A sickness has infected comic book shops across the globe. It spreads from shelf to reader, turning them incurably ravenous. The afflicted then pass it on to unwary friends and family. more »»

Yes, it’s early but we’re ready for snow

October 27, 2010 Classic song lyrics tell of “dashing through the snow” or of “frightful weather outside,” but the bottom line often means so many feet of white stuff that you can’t leave your quarters unless someon... more »»

Song of the Day: 'Don't Stop!' by Child Rebel Soldier

October 12, 2010 I've been ecstatic to hear material from this hip-hop supergroup since they worked together on a song for a mixtape years ago. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Cloak and Cipher' by Land of Talk

October 7, 2010 I first learned about Land of Talk from NPR's "All Songs Considered." My ears perked up when the group was described as a female-fronted Sparklehorse, with roots in folk and rock. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Too Much' by Sufjan Stevens

October 4, 2010 "Too Much," the second song on Sufjan Stevens' upcoming album, "The Age of Adz," — available for free download prior to the album's release — is not exactly what you'd expect from this typically... more »»

Brewing your own brewskis

September 30, 2010 It is that time of the year when seasonal beers start to fill the shelves at your local grocery stor. more »»

Your guide to seasonal beers

September 30, 2010 It's the time of year when many people are out picking pumpkins, but for the beer lovers of the world it's the time to be drinking them. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Melancholy Hill' by Gorillaz

September 21, 2010 So there's this band you've probably never heard of, Gorillaz. It's like a cartoon band, man! I've never been a huge Gorillaz fan. That's not to say I dislike them. more »»

"Angela Surf City," by The Walkmen

September 15, 2010  The Walkmen have released one of the best critically reviewed albums of the year and their careers with "Lisbon," which just came out Tuesday. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Night Jogger' by Those Darlins

September 14, 2010 I've been following Those Darlins since catching their set at the Nelsonville Music Festival this past spring. Now the three lovely ladies have a new single and 7 inch out. more »»

Song of the Day: When the Kinks Go Twang

September 9, 2010 My journalism teachers would hate me for burying the lede here, but bare with me. I have a story to tell. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Learn to Surf,' by Superchunk

September 8, 2010 It's so great to have a new Superchunk full-length out. more »»

Song of the Day: 'The Hollows' by Why?

September 2, 2010 "This goes out to all my dirty dancing, cursing, back-masking, back-slidden pastor's kid. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Brave Man's Death' by J Roddy Walston and the Business

August 31, 2010 These days rock bands with pianos rarely rock and they sure as hell don't roll. Perhaps that's why J Roddy Walston and the Business is so refreshing. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Rill Rill' by Sleigh Bells

August 30, 2010 Few bands are more buzzed about right now than Sleigh Bells, the Brooklyn band that's part noise, pop, metal, hardcore and danc. more »»

J.J. Abrams/Spielberg movie being filmed in Weirton

August 30, 2010 Has West Virginia landed a location shoot of a movie with a filmmaker pedigree that potentially deserves both an “awesome” and “well done” for the West Virginia film office?... more »»

Song of the Day: 'Chase Scene' by Broken Social Scene

August 26, 2010 Generally speaking, I have an aversion to hype and sometimes that bites me in the arse. more »»

The Theory of Badass

August 25, 2010 (Ed. note: Ms. Fronk is neither a doctor nor a scientist; however, she is totally badass and that makes her an expert on badassness. more »»

Song of the Day: 'Do You Compute?' by Drive Like Jehu

August 17, 2010 Here's an oldie but a goodie fer you today (isn't it sad that songs from the '90s are now oldies?). more »»



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