03:49 - !J.O.O.E.! Overall I enjoyed it, despite glaring and numerous plot holes and being a too long. But I think it could have been better if it didn't want to be too many things and concentrated on just a few. Joon-ho Bong's The Host was a better
03:47 - Darth Satanious ...out of place on purpose. It is like everything, some may find that something works and some may not. Fucking traffic control in the Shoutbox,
03:45 - !J.O.O.E.! True, but Battle Royale felt clearly rooted in satire, so they got away with it.
03:43 - Darth Satanious I think they wanted to put an interesting character with her, and I believe they succeded. Her place in Snow reminds me of that chick in the instructional video of Battle Royale. A weird, kind of eccentric character that feels...
03:42 - !J.O.O.E.! Which is ironic because she was the best part of the film, but the one element which didn't belong.
03:40 - !J.O.O.E.! [SPOILERS] It's like on one hand, you have the serious and tragic tone of the film where babies were eaten etc, then on the other hand you have the caricatured, designed for humour character of Swinton. Not compatible imo.
Scottish metallers Falloch have announced that they have finalised the line up for their next album. The band welcomes Tony Dunn as the new vocalist and guitarist, which means that the new line up is now completed and ready to work on the band's second full length release, after their critically acclaimed debut Where Distant Spirits Remain in 2011.
The band stated: "We're very pleased to announce that we have finalised our line up for the next album. Taking over the vocals and second guitar position will be Tony Dunn. We are currently finishing off the writing for the second album and are planning to record it over the summer. Our first show with Tony will be at Stereo in Glasgow on Friday the 26th of April. We will be playing a couple more live shows before we start recording, more info about those will follow soon."
Good news flowing from Scotland: "We're also nearing completion of our new album. A few tracking sessions left and then mixing and mastering in February!" (Official fb page, 14.01.2014). Finally something is happening here.