1. Now here’s some proper November weather — sunny, chilly, crisp, below freezing at night, all that jazz. I’m not saying I prefer it, but I am saying it’s appropriate. On this seasonable weekend in Bangor, on Friday night you can take your pick for entertainment, from either local heroes Chris Ross and the North […]
“Stranger Things,” Netflix’s horror-sci-fi TV series set in the mid-1980s, the second season of which premiered Oct. 27, is a bona fide pop cultural phenomena. The list of 80s films and TV, music and other pop culture that inspired series creators Matt and Ross Duffer is a mile long. But there’s one inspiration that towers […]
In what’s a first for the Kings, three out of five members of the family are all on the New York Times bestseller list as of this week. Stephen King and his youngest son, Owen, collaborated on the highly entertaining horror yarn “Sleeping Beauties,” about a mysterious mystical occurrence that puts all the women of the […]
1. In Bangor Friday night, poet Vi Khi Nao reads at the Bangor Arts Exchange at 7 p.m., the Wyatt Jenkins Band is at Paddy Murphy’s, Allison Bankston and Hippie Soup are at Nocturnem Drafthaus, and in Orono, Wyld Lyfe plays at Woodman’s. On Saturday, Paraween, the annual dance showcase from local progressive bellydance troupe the […]
There’s one scene in the horror film that’s really bothering some people — like, really, really bothering them.
In a nice little Monday morning surprise, Hulu — recent Emmy winners for Best Drama Series for “The Handmaid’s Tale” — dropped the first trailer for “Castle Rock,” the new JJ Abrams-produced 10-episode anthology series based on a number of Stephen King’s Maine-set stories. The series isn’t due to hit your TV until sometime in […]