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Kingdom Come

Donny reviews a comic book about superheroes and the end of the world. Kingdom Come 1996 Mark Waid & Alex Ross (story) Alex Ross (art) Even while Alex Ross was still working on Marvels (1994) for Marvel Comics he decided … Continue reading

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All-Star Superman

Here is Donny with his first comic book review. All-Star Superman #1-12 2005-2008 Grant Morrison (writer) Frank Quitely (artist) I want to talk about All-Star Superman, but I also want to talk about getting Superman right – which Morrison did … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #155: Superstar

“Superstar”, Jesus Christ Superstar (Murray Head), 1970. The year 1970 was certainly a time to reflect back on the 60’s. When Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice reflected upon the huge cultural movement caused by 60’s Rock, it reminded them … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #112: He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother

“He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother”, The Hollies, 1969. The title of this song comes from a nineteenth century Scottish book called The Parables of Jesus. There’s a line in the book where someone asks a girl carrying a boy … Continue reading

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Rock Chronology #105: Spirit in the Sky

“Spirit in the Sky”, Normal Greenbaum, 1969. Once upon a time, there was a Jewish guitarist who wanted to try writing a gospel song. So he sat down for about 15 minutes and this is what he came up with. … Continue reading

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