GHOST IN THE SHELL by Masamune Shirow

GHOST IN THE SHELL by Masamune SHIROW
GHOST IN THE SHELL
by Masamune SHIROW.
© Shirow Masamune

Not Giving Up the Ghost

A “cyborg” refers to a human whose body has been partially or almost completely altered by the use of substitute artificial organs or body parts. — Masamune Shirow, Ghost in the Shell

Beautiful and dangerous, Major Makoto Kusanagi operates in the shadows along with the rest of Public Security Section 9. They are the few specially-equipped to handle the impossible jobs no one else will tackle — from covert operations to weed out corrupt public officials to confronting terrorists — in a future world where it is increasingly difficult to distinguish what it means to be human.

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HIGH FIDELITY

HIGH FIDELITY
HIGH FIDELITY

Most of us know, or have met, someone like Rob (John Cusack), the main character of High Fidelity.

Rob’s love of music is more than an extreme hobby. He owns a record store that specializes in vinyl and spends his days arguing top-five lists with his two employees, Barry and Dick. Unfortunately, his girlfriend, Laura, just dumped him, a fact that has sent him into a self-absorbed tailspin as he tries to figure out, “Why?”

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Pearl Jam – THE BOOTLEG ALBUMS

Pearl Jam - THE BOOTLEG ALBUMS
Pearl Jam – THE BOOTLEG ALBUMS

Pearl Jam has always been in touch with its fans.

From the early days when Seattle bands broke onto the national scene to their infamous battle over ticket surcharges, they’ve developed a reputation for being stubborn and for speaking out in their fans’ best interest.

In the ultimate gesture of fan service, they are now out to thwart bootleggers — specifically bootleggers who charge outrageous amounts for unauthorized recordings of their concerts.

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