The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Return of the Jedi

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Return of the Jedi

The final episode in both the original trilogy and the Lucas Cycle, Return of the Jedi. This was supposed to be the end chapter of Star Wars!

Welp.

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: The Empire Strikes Back

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: The Empire Strikes Back

There is pretty solid critical consensus that The Empire Strikes Back is the best Star Wars movie. Some prefer ANH for its classic structure, but come on. Empire is it.

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: A New Hope

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: A New Hope

The original! The classic! The visionary pop-culture masterpiece that started it all! Well, sort of. I’ll be rewatching the Complete Saga Editions, which means lots of 1997, 2004, and 2011 updates and changes. Yippee.

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Revenge of the Sith

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Revenge of the Sith

What Revenge of the Sith purported to be was all anyone who wanted Star Wars prequels to exist ever wanted to know: “How does Anakin Skywalker become Darth Vader?” Did visionary auteur George Lucas pull it off?

Nooooooooooooooo!

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Attack of the Clones

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Attack of the Clones

After the popular disappointment of The Phantom Menace in 1999, most Star Wars fans were willing to give George Lucas another shot. The 2002 follow-up, Attack of the Clones, seemed promising. The name was adventuresome. Anakin was more or less an adult. There were tons of Jedi! And StormClonetroopers!

Welp.

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: The Phantom Menace

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: The Phantom Menace

The Phantom Menace is one of the most hated movies of all-time. You really have to dig on the internet to find someone who thinks it is a good movie. (Or, you just have to go to this blog…)  After sixteen years, George Lucas returned to Star Wars to try again. It was never going to be well received.

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The CGT Star Wars Rewatch of 2016: Introduction

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In the midst of fatherhood, a career, Fallout 4, and El Niño I have decided to temporarily resurrect this blog to contribute needless additional preening over Star Wars published to the internet.

I’m going to watch all of Star Wars again. And blog about it.

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Thoughts on the Coachella 2016 Lineup

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Thoughts on the Coachella 2016 Lineup

I can’t go to Coachella this year. It’s true! I’ve been for at least one day every year since 2005. (!) This year I have a wedding weekend one and a professional obligation weekend two. But that won’t stop me from blogging about it at least once.

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The Henry Clay People @ The Echo 07-17-15

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The Henry Clay People @ The Echo 07-17-15

So I was prepping to do a new series of posts on this blog (really!) and then I realized there was an old post I never finished. Here it is. Mostly written just after the event, with some recent edits. It’s about The Henry Clay People. Of course.

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Coachella Coverage for BuzzBands.la Through the Years

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Coachella Coverage for BuzzBands.la Through the Years

Here’s all the Coachella coverage I’ve done for Buzz Bands throughout the years. It’s an honor, a privilege, and an education to work for Master Bronson every fest. In six years I’ve covered 70 bands for him. What a gig!

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