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Radio Free Charlotte’s Open Mic Fest

| April 13, 2018
Radio Free Charlotte’s Open Mic Fest

 Photos by Chris Crews Arriving at the Popp Martin Student Union for Open Mic Fest, I was first filled with excitement watching preparations for what appeared to be a rather sizable event. Planned and hosted by Radio Free Charlotte staff, Open Mic Fest was intended to showcase UNC Charlotte student singers, rappers, bands and […]

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MOVIE REVIEW: “Happy Anniversary”

| April 7, 2018
MOVIE REVIEW: “Happy Anniversary”

I can’t deny my occasional guilty pleasure in watching a good romantic comedy. Unfortunately, it often seems Hollywood follows the same outline for every romantic comedy released, complete with the same generic cute couple, how they meet-cute and subsequently fall in love. Netflix’s new quirky, offbeat comedy “Happy Anniversary,” written and directed by Jared Stern, […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Seven Seconds’ – Season 1

| March 1, 2018
TV REVIEW: ‘Seven Seconds’ – Season 1

Spoiler Warning for all episodes of “Seven Seconds.” I have never been so thoroughly satisfied, yet completely disappointed, after finishing a series as when the credits of the new Netflix original series “Seven Seconds” flashed across my screen. Released Feb. 23, “Seven Seconds,” follows a family’s fight for justice against a police coverup surrounding the […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Freakish’- Season 2

| October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Freakish’- Season 2

Warning: Spoilers ahead for both season one and season two of “Freakish.” Hulu’s original series “Freakish,” produced by AwesomenessTV, begins after a deadly explosion at the nearby chemical plant traps a group of high school students inside their school. They soon discover the toxic fumes in the air are causing a mutant-like conversion in anyone […]

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TV REVIEW: ‘Mindhunter’- Season 1

| October 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
TV REVIEW: ‘Mindhunter’- Season 1

The new Netflix original series “Mindhunter,” by creator Joe Penhall, follows FBI Special Agent Holden Ford (Jonathan Groff) and Special Agent Bill Tench (Holt McCallany) as they plunge deep into the minds of serial killers. Holden and Bill interview multiple serial killers throughout the series in an attempt to better understand why they committed their […]

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