Let’s Get to Know… Shadow of Whales

Hey y’all, my name is Justin Johnson. I’m from San Antonio, Texas and I’ll be writing for The Farsighted. Since the TFB is based in Pennsylvania and I’m all the way down south, I’m going to be highlighting some amazingly talented, but as of yet undiscovered and/or recently signed bands out of the San Antonio,…

Follow Friday: Instagoodness

We’re bringing a Gram-packed edition of Follow Friday. Last week, we covered handpicked Twitter accounts for your enjoyment. Today, we’re going to focus on all things Instagram! An Organised Life Get your declutter on by adopting some of these nifty life hacks. Also, anyone who can make practical use of a Lego Minifigure is automatically…

Man vs. Nature, Man vs. Himself

In this week’s Two of a Grind, we are featuring two films with a message. In one, nature fights back after years of attacks from humanity. In another, humanity’s greatest enemy is humanity. Frogs is a 1972 eco-horror film in which the very ecology that we’ve been trouncing on for centuries attacks back. While it’s…

Elected Chaos

Electoral factual frustration Polarized reality TV nation Trump card steaming dump Political pundit breast pump Youth passion feeling the Bern Entitled culture toss and turn Circle jerk circus debate Blue state, red state, masturbate Voting booth pride and prejudice Realities ignorance is bliss Broken ones victim guns Street sweepers, cell sleepers Terror fearful passes masses…

Broadway Rocks!

When it comes to Broadway, it’s hard to argue with Andrew Lloyd Webber, especially when bringing a little bit rock n’ roll to the stage. And we already know that Webber can bring his music to children (yours truly was Simeon’s wife in her high school production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, after…

Blood and Sugar

This week’s Two of a Grind will piggy back off of the last couple of weeks of Stream a Little Stream and features some great black cinema… but of course when we’re talking about The Grindhouse Channel, we’re talking sleazy exploitation films, midnight movies, and the like. Here’s a terrible terrific twofer of American exploitation:…

Ships on Fire

Editor’s Note: The podcast episode with Fireships will be dropping tomorrow. It’s a week later than initially anticipated, but it’s coming! Check it out in order to get a chance to win a copy of this album! Hi there. Yes. You. And you. And you. All of you. I’m Blaine. I’m new here. This is…

Doug’s a Punny Guy

This is Doug Tilley. As discussed on Drive All Night, Doug hosts 2 podcasts: No Budget Nightmares and Eric Roberts is the Fucking Man. He was also featured, along with his No Budget Nightmares cohost Moe Porne, on The Farsighted Podcast‘s memorial to Wes Craven. A few week’s ago, I started a not-so-anonymous fan Twitter…

Follow Friday

Twitter: BB8 The droid that nearly stole the show. pic.twitter.com/CVnv6hHima — BB8 (@BB8) February 10, 2016   Buy a BB8!   Instagram: Tony Cavalero When comedy meets uncanny intensity and supreme fitness, you get the Tone Zone. 🌞🌄📽🇺🇸👈🏽AMAZING SUNRISE GRAND CANYON VIEWS‼️‼️#GulliversNotch #BROadTrip #sun #awesome #amazing #CavalerosCrack A video posted by TONE ZONE (@tonycavalero) on…

Two of a Grind: Monsters Enter the Real Green Inferno

Introducing a new column today, Two of a Grind. Like Stream a Little Stream, I’m going to make some streaming suggestions for you to enjoy. Unlike, Stream a Little Stream, I won’t make suggestions from a variety of services, focusing solely of The Grindhouse Channel, and I’ll exclusively be choosing films I’ve seen (I think).…

American Dreams

It’s undeniable exhausted death Underlying truth grey unknown Truth tellers, pew yellers, cast spellers Suit lapel flag promise breakers talk Voting booth rotten tooth hopeful America, America, God shaved his beard Devil wants, taunts, fancy restaurants Lobster tails, rabbit trails, tall tales Jesus only son, machine gun glory Mexican border cartels cheap hotels Heroin soaked,…

New Music Monday: Steve and Dan

Last week, alternative Christian music godfather Steve Taylor released his kickstarted and highly anticipated collaboration with wacky, talented, and one-of-a-kind Daniel Smith of Danielson via the best alternative music blog on the web, Alex Young’s Consequence of Sound. Chances are if you aren’t a diehard of Danielson or Taylor, this is news to you. Lucky…

Streaming in Color

This week’s Stream a Little Stream’s theme is Black History Month. In honor of this month, all of this week’s selections are by black filmmakers or about the black experience in America. Like last week’s selections, the selections are from Netflix, Fandor, Shudder, and Tribeca Shortlist. On Netflix, watch The Black Power Mixtape 1967-1975. Before…

Follow Friday

It’s Friday! Hello weekend. Bye Felicia. Twitter: Bobby’s Toy Chest How many of you are just like the rest of us on The Farsighted and are kicking yourselves for not keeping that ridiculously cool action figure you had as a kid? OK, you can put your hands down. Keep kicking though. Kenner Star Wars vintage…