All posts tagged: comics

Into the Spiderverse

If you’re recovering from the intensity of Marvel’s Endgame, and steeling yourself for Game of Thrones tonight, take a quick breather with Post Malone’s head bopping offering for the Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse Soundtrack. Sunflower has the distinction of being one of the few songs of a movie soundtrack that became a wildly successful radio hit attached to an equally successful movie.  

Muse of the Day

When I was eight, I would look at the cover of the ‘Ghost Rider’ comic book in my little home in Long Beach, California, and I couldn’t get my head around how something that scary could also be good. To me it was my first philosophical awakening – ‘How is this possible, this duality?’ -Nicolas Cage

Celebrity Skin

 For me, Captain Marvel may not have been the most impressive addition to the Avengers’ universe, but I liked that it was lighthearted and fun. Soaked in nostalgia, it’s full of references to pagers, Blockbusters and flannel, all set to a 90s era soundtrack. Heavily featured is Hole’s Celebrity Skin, the kind of song you forget you loved until you hear it again. Appropriate choice for Marvel’s first stand alone movie centered around a female Avenger, since Hole is one of the most successful female fronted rock bands.

Muse of the Day

I used to want to save the world. To end war and bring peace to mankind; but then I glimpsed the darkness that lives within their light. I learnt that inside every one of them there will always be both. The choice each must make for themselves—something no hero will ever defeat Wonder Woman

Muse of the Day

They say everyone’s born a hero. But if you let it, life will push you over the line until you’re the villain. Problem is, you don’t always know that you’ve crossed that line. Maybe it’s enough that the world thinks I’m a hero. Jessica Jones