I had the grim opportunity to watch Leaving Neverland a couple weeks ago, and was fairly gobsmacked at how much it changed my opinion of Michael Jackson. Prior to my viewing, there was always a sort of occlusion in my mind when dealing with MJ, a sort of, well, yes, there’s a whole lot of […]

The recent passing of Scott Walker has me listening to The Walker Brothers’ 1978 single “The Electrician,” which, honestly? Is like being lowered into hell on a rickety, rust-coated mineshaft elevator. The AV Club had a great article on this all the way back in 2013, but their point stands: How the hell did something […]