Their 1982 album, Metal on Metal, had a profound impact on soon to be megastars like Lars Ulrich (Metallica) and Slash (Guns N’ Roses), who loved its “heavy” quality. Despite a brush with the big time in the mid 1980s, Anvil has toiled in obscurity ever since. Now, British director Sacha Gervasi has rescued them from history’s dustbin with his stellar new rockumentary, Anvil! The Story of Anvil.On one level, the film plays as a comedy, a hoser version of This is Spinal Tap.
There’s something magical about the opening ceremonies of theGames. Talented athletes with a lifetime of hard work and dedication to their sport proudlymarch behind the honored flag bearer of their nation. As the flags and their teams walk throughthe arena, the world tunes in to watch centuries of national pride.
It would appear that certain members of Canadian society should understand their own history and not treat acts of national altruism with such contempt, and possibly envy. If the songs apparent hidden meaning is offensive to him why even consider covering it? Why not use his own real talent and egoless nature to write a song aimed at raising the Canadian peoples consciousness to a very serious matter, and possibly connecting with a global audience and raising a few hundred million dollars in the process?A pot calling the kettle black another might say.FILM REVIEW: Titanic 3D minute by minuteJames Cameron’s Titanic was always a marathon at three hours and counting. As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age.
When Steve Jobs returned to Apple in 1997, he was on a mission to not only turn the company he co founded around, but also rebrand the company to connect with consumers. In a recently surfaced internal video, Jobs, who died Oct. 5, focused on the importance of brand as he introduced the employees to its iconic advertising campaign, “Think Different.”.
They watch games together and comment on news, highlights and roster moves. They’ll dissect pregame wardrobes and postgame news conferences. They traffic in humor and highlights, trading snarky analysis about things on and off the court. First DayI just recently bought Nike+Kinect Training for Xbox Kinect. I was debating on ordering Beachbody’s Insanity, but the price was pretty steep and I’m very impatient waiting for shipping. I wanted to start my routine right away! Gamestop was open, had the product in stock, and knowing it was sponsored by Nike, I was convinced..