#TBT Throwback Thursday: The Full, Rough Cut Of Apollonia 6’s 1985 Short Film

You may have heard of the name Apollonia. Bonus points if you know that she, Apollonia Kotero (of Purple Rain fame) was also the lead in the revamped trio of Vanity 6, “Apollonia 6″ alongside former Vanity members and fellow Prince proteges Susan Moonsie and Brenda Bennett. But you did know that in the promotion of their only self-titled disc (released 1984), a four-track short film was made … Continue reading #TBT Throwback Thursday: The Full, Rough Cut Of Apollonia 6’s 1985 Short Film

The Tower Records Documentary, All Things Must Pass, Will Kickstart Your Abandoned Record Collection

I had been eager to watch All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records since its “limited release” in March 2015. The run, however, must’ve been extremely limited. Because before I knew it, it was gone from New York City screens. And despite its ties to the A-list, being that Colin Hanks directed the film (the eldest child of 2-time Academy Award-winner Tom Hanks), the … Continue reading The Tower Records Documentary, All Things Must Pass, Will Kickstart Your Abandoned Record Collection

Inside The New “The Row” NYC Boutique, Curated By The Olsen Twins

Plenty are unaware that the Olsen Twins, Mary-Kate and Ashley, since participating less in the entertainment aspects of their careers, are also respected designers of fashion. Yes. Respected designers of high fashion. Their label The Row was inaugurated in 2006, followed by the slightly more casual line, Elizabeth and James (named after their siblings. Elizabeth is currently an actress) the next year. For ten years, The Row has been … Continue reading Inside The New “The Row” NYC Boutique, Curated By The Olsen Twins