Queen City stars in Travolta film ‘Gotti’

By: Hannah Sgambellone ~Staff Writer~ Cincinnati is an unlikely center of Midwestern industry, from its grocery titan Kroger to its several local breweries. Lately, an unexpected industry has also budded in Cincinnati: the film industry. The Queen City has often offered itself as a cheaper stunt double to New York City, with films as varied as Bruce Willis’s Marauders to Cate Blanchett’s Carol having been filmed here. This summer, Cincinnati once again played host to Hollywood during filming for John Travolta’s The Life and Death of John Gotti, a film following the life of New York mob boss John Gotti. … Continue reading Queen City stars in Travolta film ‘Gotti’

2015-16 remembers and celebrates music artists

By: Hannah Sgambellone ~Staff Writer~ Since the deaths of seemingly immortal stars like David Bowie, Scott Weiland and Prince, many have commiserated 2016 as the year that rock and roll died. The loss of these stars is certainly a staggering blow to the artistic community. In light of these deaths, music has continued to move forward, creating innovative pieces that will come to define the 2010s in perspective. Perhaps the most infamous album of the year is Kanye West’s The Life of Pablo. Aside from publicity stunts and questionable marketing decisions, The Life of Pablo By Hannah sgambellone Staff Writer is … Continue reading 2015-16 remembers and celebrates music artists