It’s about 2 p.m. on Friday, June 21, and Joe Scarborough’s voice is still a little hoarse. It’s coming along, but he figures it will take the weekend to return to normal. The MSNBC’s Morning Joe host stretched his vocal chords a bit more than usual the night before, holding a record release show for […]

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In light of yesterdays testimony by my fellow Yonkers native James Comey, I feel compelled to say goodbye to Donald Trump. Sure, he’s still the president and very well may be for the next four years (doubtful) but I feel compelled to sing him a swan song – figuratively anyway. Oh, and I’ll add this, […]

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On the surface, it looks like tomorrow night may be an English Patient kind of Oscar night. You know what I mean – a night in which the same film continually gets honored. A few years back, it felt like a Gravity night but the momentum stalled. Anyway, La La Land, with its 14 nominations, […]

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Transparent, the groundbreaking series from Amazon Prime, is up for eight Emmys this weekend for its spectacular second season, and if episode one of season three is any indication, it’ll likely net more next year. But awards are awards and while it’s nice for the recognition, the material and performances (and the weight of both) […]

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It’d be cool to see Joan Wasser try and put together a resume in 12-point Times New Roman font. Anyone who’d receive this document that is totally not needed would drop their jaws looking over a breakdown of her decade-plus work. Deeply meaningful albums. Check. Awe–inspiring collaborations that range from Lou Reed to Dave Gahan? […]

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Years from now historians and pundits will look back at the 2016 presidential election, and likely let out a collective “what the what?” Heck, they’re all doing it now. This whole race from the very beginning has been a cluster you know what, and while it’s made headlines (for all the wrong reasons), it really […]

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Note: this is not Five for Fighting We at A-Sides are fortunate to have a monthly column with John Ondrasik AKA Five for Fighting. The man sings and writes poignant songs that can lift you up as high as a hot air balloon with Bobcat Gothwait on it. That, by the way, is a random […]

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