Category: Good Times

Still deadly after all these years: Deadly Apples open for Manson, Zombie

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Business success temporarily derailed the musical success of Canadian-band Deadly Apples. But the music chemistry and friendship between the group’s founders Alex Martel and Antoine Lamothe ensured the group didn’t become just a memory. The…

Still deadly after all these years: Deadly Apples open for Manson, Zombie

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Business success temporarily derailed the musical success of Canadian-band Deadly Apples. But the music chemistry and friendship between the group’s founders Alex Martel and Antoine Lamothe ensured the group didn’t become just a memory. The…

‘The Lion King’ isn’t your typical fare from ‘The Mouse’ but it’s great all the same

by MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR When one thinks of entertainment from Disney, thoughts tend to veer toward the cartoonish, cuddly, and mainstream. You don’t typically think of cutting edge art. So “The Lion King” is an anomaly in the Disney…

Camila Cabello: A star is born at the Mohegan Sun Arena

Pop singer Camilla Cabello gave every indication at her July 31 show at the Mohegan Sun Arena that she is poised on the edge of being a star. The former member of Fifth Harmony headlined her first ever arena event, packing the house in Uncasville. The Connecticut gig was a side trip from her current stint as opener for megastar Taylor Swift. The audience of primarily girls in their mid-teens cheered and screamed as Cabello performed hits like “Never Be the Same” and the encore “Havana.” The singer proved to be a well-rounded performer with an impressive voice and just as impressive dance moves.

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#DateFail = #ComedySuccess

By MIKE CHAIKEN EDITIONS EDITOR Comedian Kate Quigley’s story of arrested development means laughter for comedy club audiences and podcast aficionados. Quigley comes to Comix at Mohegan Sun starting next Thursday for four performances. One of Quigley’s current projects is…