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“A Japanese Cousin To The Giallo Movie: Nicolas Pesce On Piercing”

“A Japanese Cousin To The Giallo Movie: Nicolas Pesce On Piercing”


Not “gelato.” “Giallo.” You know, that most famous of Italian sub-genres where a killer goes around killing people? Nicolas Pesce’s new movie, “Piercing,” is all about the giallo. And apparently a bunch of other genres, too. Continue reading

“Lillie Mae: Music In Her Blood”

“Lillie Mae: Music In Her Blood”


Boston Calling isn’t over yet! I mean: It is. But I still have coverage to share, so it sort of isn’t? Anyway, I wrote a profile of the very great, super talented Lillie Mae Rische for Paste Magazine after chatting with her about how life’s treated her since releasing Forever and Then Some in 2017, her … Continue reading

Interview: Steven Yeun, Mayhem

Interview: Steven Yeun, Mayhem


I won’t lie to you, folks: I really enjoyed speaking to Steven Yeun, best known to most as Glenn on The Walking Dead, a show I gave up on a long, long time ago but bitterly missed because, among other things, Yeun is awesome. But fear not! He’s doing a-okay post-TWD, thanks to roles in movies … Continue reading

Interview: Molly Smith Metzler, Elemeno Pea

Interview: Molly Smith Metzler, Elemeno Pea


And now, for my next trick, I’ll write about theater for WBUR’s The ARTery. I’m a multi-pronged freelancing threat over here.  I guess interviewing the playwright Molly Smith Metzler about the Boston Playwright Theater’s new production of her play Elemeno Pea isn’t a huge stretch for me; she served as the executive story editor for this … Continue reading