Random ramblings on music and movies

Reviews and entertainment articles by Dave Simpson

The Amazing Spider-Man 2: a spoiler free review

A couple of years ago, when Sony announced that it would be making a Spider-man 4 and 5 back to back, I was excited. There were so many possibilities as … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · 4 Comments

Celebrating 20 years of The Rasmus: 10 essential songs you need to hear

December 23rd, 1994. Suutarila High School, Helsinki, Finland. A band called Sputnik play their first gig at the students’ Christmas party. The band is made up of four 15 year … Continue reading

April 17, 2014 · 8 Comments

Captain America: The First and Best Avenger – a Winter Soldier review

“Captain America?! Surely that’s too outdated and cheesy a concept for modern cinema!” That was my initial reaction way back when Marvel Studios first announced that Steve Rogers would be … Continue reading

April 10, 2014 · 3 Comments

Celebrating 20 years of Stargate: The franchise’s 10 best episodes

2014 represents the twentieth anniversary of the Stargate franchise. The original feature film, starring Kurt Russell and James Spader, hit cinemas on October 28th, 1994. Three years later, on July … Continue reading

April 8, 2014 · 4 Comments