Behind the Music

BY MITCHELL COOPER / He’s been doing the Crocodile Rock for a fair spell now, and one thing we know for sure about Britain’s favourite beknighted Rocket Man is that he’s pretty much over life on the road. In his retirement, Sir Elton John will be missed on arena stages across the globe, but two…

Behind the Comedic Mask

Top Five (2014), a film by director and funny guy Chris Rock, hones in on the many themes and kinds of visual imagery that flood the life of a comedian who “doesn’t feel funny anymore.” Top Five follows the goings on of Andre Allen, a comedian whose career is in decline; the reasons why are…