All posts tagged: September 2017

Creative Close-Up: Why I Love DC & Marvel….

November 30 / 17 With the third installment of Thor: Ragnarok and Justice League, Marvel, and DC are busy whipping up superhero films left and right….well, Marvel is. DC is just catching up. You have people who love DC, like Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman and then there are those who love Marvel, such as Captain America, Iron Man, Spiderman, and the Hulk. Me? I simply love both Marvel and DC. Yeah, I said it. Why? Well…. Both Have Created Complex Heroes DC has their god-like superheroes with their fair share of problems. Let’s look at Superman. For at least the past several decades this Kryptonian has become the fixture your typical boy scout hero, with the power to destroy Earth, but he chooses to not to. Even though he’s forbidden to get involved with Earth’s affairs, he chooses to do the opposite. He wants to be the solution instead of the problem. While people embraced him, some have not. Even though he has his adoptive mother, Martha Kent and the love of his life, Lois Lane, …

Fall Reads 2017

September 22 / 17 Happy, Happy Friday! First day of Fall. My second favorite time of the year. That means it’s time to see what good books are there for Fall 2017. I read an article from Elle, 27 Best New Fall Books to Read this Fall by Estelle Tang. Here are only ten, the rest you can click on the link above. Credit source: Elle                                             Plenty of good books to keep you busy this autumn, I see a few that interests me. Enjoy your Friday, be blessed.       Image source: Elle                

@ The Event: Phoenix, Arizona

September 15 / 17 Friday is here….yea! This month is going pretty fast, isn’t it? Our next stop for @ The Event is Phoenix, Arizona. Thanks to Visit Phoenix we can get a glimpse of what you can be doing while you visit the Valley of the Sun. Credit source: Visit Phoenix Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo Phoenix Art Museum 1625 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ September 14, 2017, to December 31, 2017 Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday Phone: (602) 257-1880 Time: See website for Phoenix Art Museum hours Price: $5 for all ages, plus general admission (required) Visit Website    Of God and Mortal Men Heard Museum 2301 N. Central Ave. Phoenix, AZ October 7, 2017, to April 15, 2018 Recurring daily Phone: (602) 252-8840 Time: Monday-Saturday 9:30am-5:00pm, Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm Price: Included with museum admission Visit Website    Artlink First Fridays Downtown Phoenix Phoenix, AZ Starting October 6, 2017 Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday Phone: (602) 256-7539 Price: Free Send an Email  Visit Website    Herberger Theater Festival of the …

Fashion: Spring Summer 2018

September 13 / 17 Fashion Week is here again. It’s been awhile since I posted anything in Fashion, but today I get to play catch up. Here are several fashion catwalks that have got us wanting for Spring and Summer to come, courtesy of FF Channel and Fashion Feed. Hope you enjoyed these as much as I did. Enjoy your Wednesday, be blessed!     Image source: 8Backgrounds.com  

Wednz Scene: TIFF 2017

September 13 / 17 Hello! I almost forgot about the Toronto International Film Festival or TIFF going on at this minute. Shame on me! Lots of great films are being played and you can now check out their YouTube channel for live streaming. Directing Actors and Actors Directing is now live. Here are a few other moments and films that are being viewed from TIFF…..         See….just a few films and moments from this year’s festival. There will be five more live streams for today. Go to http://www.tiff.net/tiff/ for more updates.     Image source: Toronto International Film Festival

Shadow Spotlight: New Faces In Music

September 11 / 17 Hello! This month’s Shadow Spotlight takes a look at new faces shaking up the music industry. Here are 10 new artists you might want to hear….   Sudan Archives     Santa Cruz     Kacy Hill     J.I.D.     Sigrid     Choker     Blondage     Joji     Chace     Pinegrove   Good collection isn’t it? I think it is. Enjoy your Monday, be blessed!         Image source: Billboard

Music Festivals for September 2017

September 6 / 17 Hello again….now we are concentrating on music festivals. Thanks to Music Festival Wizard, we now have the opportunity to see what festivals are playing this month. Credit source: Music Festival Wizard    LouFest 2017   St. Louis, MO September 9-10, 2017 Russian River Jazz & Blues 2017   Guerneville, CA September 9-10, 2017 Hopscotch Festival 2017  Raleigh, NC  September 7-10, 2017 Dancefestopia 2017  Kansas City, MO  September 7-10, 2017 Middle Waves 2017  Fort Wayne, IN  September 15-16, 2017 Nocturnal Wonderland 2017  San Bernardino, CA  September 15-16, 2017 Ellnora The Guitar Festival 2017  Urbana, IL  September 14-16, 2017 KAABOO 2017  San Diego, CA  September 15-17, 2017 Riot Fest Chicago 2017  Chicago, IL  September 15-17, 2017 FreshGrass Festival 2017  North Adams, MA  September 15-17, 2017 The Meadows Music Festival 2017  New York City, NY  September 15-17, 2017 Telluride Blues and Brews 2017  Telluride, CO  September 15-17, 2017 Grand Point North 2017  Burlington, VT  September 16-17, 2017 Music Midtown 2017  Atlanta, GA  September 16-17, 2017 Americanafest 2017  Nashville, TN  September 12-17, 2017 Cayuga Sound Festival 2017  Ithaca, NY  September 22-23, 2017 High Elevation Festival 2017  Denver, CO  September 22-23, 2017 Imagine Festival …