The Malta Independent 27 May 2019, Monday

Arts

The Yawpers rock hard and soft on 'Human Question'

Monday, 27 May 2019, 12:21 Last update: about 1 minute ago Associated Press

The Yawpers, "Human Question" (Bloodshot Records) Denver trio The Yawpers are intense and dynamic on "Human Question," a rambunctious album tracing some of the many paths that rock 'n' roll takes...

New movie starring Pikachu is just a hokey Pokémon

Monday, 27 May 2019, 11:58 Last update: about 24 minutes ago Associated Press

It's got an adorable hero from an iconic media brand who is voiced by a proven box office master at snark. But, somehow, "Pokémon Detective Pikachu" never really gets arresting. A neutered...

Anna Quindlen tours the wild world of grandparenting

Monday, 27 May 2019, 11:29 Last update: about 52 minutes ago Associated Press

"Nanaville: Adventures in Grandparenting," by Anna Quindlen (Random House) "Write what you know." Few follow that advice better than Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist Anna Quindlen, who recently...

'Empire' to get 1 more season on Fox amid schedule shake-up

Friday, 24 May 2019, 10:35 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

"Empire" will return for its final season this fall on Fox — with Jussie Smollett a question mark — and should count itself lucky. Fox, the lowest-rated network among the big four...

Jimmy Page reflects on Led Zeppelin's legacy and its sound

Friday, 24 May 2019, 10:28 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

When Jimmy Page was a young student, he had already developed such an inseparable relationship with his guitar that school officials would often confiscate it. "It would be given back at the end...

Summer Movie Preview: Horror takes a holiday

Friday, 24 May 2019, 10:02 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

Jim Jarmusch didn't have to look far for zombies. "I see a lot of soulless ghouls on the streets at night walking along staring into their phone and they don't even know they're in the world...

A gravesite meeting starts David Baldacci's thriller

Friday, 24 May 2019, 08:57 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

"Redemption" by David Baldacci (Grand Central) In David Baldacci's latest, Amos Decker and his FBI partner Alex Jamison arrive in a small town in Ohio where Decker was a detective for several...

'The Tiger Who Came to Tea' author Judith Kerr dies at 95

Thursday, 23 May 2019, 12:52 Last update: about 3 days ago

udith Kerr, author and illustrator of the bestselling "The Tiger Who Came to Tea" and other beloved children's books, has died at the age of 95. HarperCollins chief executive Charlie Redmayne...

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