Oscar nominations are always exciting for actors, writers, producers and film critics. For the rest of us, it’s usually a snooze with a side order of BS. What’s the point of debating the merits of movies when they’re mostly mediocre and the awards are pointless anyway. Well, this year, the stakes are higher—an alleged serial sex predator could become a best picture winner—and the odds are, thanks to us, clearer.
But if you still don’t care, we had a lot more going on this week on BTRtoday, from up and coming bands to experimental injury treatments. See below for proof.
NYC musicians just can’t get enough of their own passions.
If the movie won the Academy’s highest honor, it would be a slap in the face to sexual assault victims.
Getting punctured by a needle can be scary but the relief is real.
Roland has unearthed the oft-clowned on signature electronic instrument of the ‘80s. But this time, it’s no joke.
If you want to predict the Oscars, you need to understand how old and how white Academy voters are.