‘SOTD: Scanning The Pyramids’ Is A Rare Miss For PBS

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack The Great Pyramid of King Khufu is one of the most well-known and talked about landmarks around the world.  Known as one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Great Pyramid has hidden so many secrets for centuries. So many methods have been used to try to decode the pyramid’s secrets, but so many mysteries still remain.  This past...

May 31st, 2018
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‘Noise Floor’ Will Have SB Fans, Prog-Rock Fans Alike Making Plenty Of Noise

Courtesy: InsideOut Music By Philip Sayblack Thirteen is considered by people the world over for some reason.  This is the case even despite the complete lack of any scientific evidence to prove that the number thirteen has any negative paranormal power.  Keeping this in mind, Spock’s Beard’s thirteenth album Noise Floor proves to be a record that doesn’t need any luck to succeed.  Released...

May 30th, 2018
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Exmortus Announces “Summer of Steel” Schedule

Courtesy: Prosthetic Records By Philip Sayblack Exmortus has announced its first batch of live dates in support of its new album. The band announced on Tuesday that it will launch “The Summer of Steel Tour” June 28 in its home town of San Diego, California.  The nearly month-long tour schedule is currently scheduled to run through July 24 in Oakland, California and includes performances in: Spartanburg,...

May 29th, 2018
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PBS Shows Even Other Animals Can Be Rebels In New Three-Part “Nature” Episode

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack Truth is, more often than not, stranger than fiction, and that is just as true when it comes to the animal kingdom as in any other aspect of life.  Audiences will see that for themselves firsthand this summer when PBS Distribution releases PBS’ new Naturedocumentary Natural Born Rebels on DVD. Nature: Natural Born Rebels is currently scheduled to be released on...

May 25th, 2018
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Burn The Priest/Lamb of God’s New Covers/Tribute Record Will Appeal To The Metal “Legions” Everywhere

Courtesy: Epic Records By Philip Sayblack Lamb of God has, over the course of some two decades, made quite the name for itself within the metal community.  It has, in fact, made such an impact that it has come to be considered in some circles as one of the metal world’s elite acts.  Before rising to such fame, the Richmond, Virginia-based band went by another name and was working just as hard to...

May 25th, 2018
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PBS Delves Into Immigration Policy History In New ‘AmEx’ Episode

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack Recent news stories about immigration policy have sharply divided America and its people.  While the actions being taken by this nation’s leaders are deplorable to say the least, it is not the first time that such heinous acts have happened, as has been shown in a new episode of PBS’ hit history-based series American Experience. American Experience: The Chinese...

May 25th, 2018
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PBS Follows Hannibal’s Journey Across The Alps In New Episode of ‘Secrets Of The Dead’

Courtesy: PBS By Philip Sayblack Hannibal’s journey along the Alps along with his forces is one of the most talked about stories from history.  Throughout the ages, no one has been able to definitively say which path the infamous General took en route to Rome.That is until now. PBS delves into that story in a new episode of its hit history-based series Secrets of the Dead.  Originally aired this...

May 25th, 2018
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Shout! Factory, Twitch Get Things “Revved Up” With ‘Street Hawk’ Marathon

Courtesy: Shout! Factory/ABC/Twitch By Philip Sayblack It’s time to go back to the 80s again with Shout! Factory TV and Twitch! Shout! Factory and Twitch have partnered for another retro TV marathon, this time featuring the full run of the 1985 action/crime series Night Hawk.  The 13-episodes series will be shown in full starting June 6 at 6 p.m. on Shout! Factory’s Twitch channel. For those...

May 24th, 2018
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David Michael George Announces Album Release Party For ‘1,000 Yard Stare’

Courtesy: Hand Drawn Records By Philip Sayblack Independent musician David Michael George released his new album 1,000 Yard Stare late this past March, and in celebration of its release, the funk-rocker has announced a new performance. George will hold an album release party May 26 at Three Links Deep Ellum in Dallas, Texas.  George debuted the lyric video for the record’s latest single ‘Find...

May 24th, 2018
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‘NOVA: The Impossible Flight’ Is A “Soaring” Success

Courtesy: PBS/Public Media Distribution By Philip Sayblack Nothing in life is impossible.  Nothing.  The Wright Brothers proved that true on December 17, 1903 when the brothers from Ohio launched the first powered airplane.  Charles Lindbergh proved it true again when, in May 1927, he completed the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight.  When Chuck Yeager broke the sound barrier in 1947, he proved...

May 24th, 2018
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