Brooklyn’s Own Saint Vitus Bar Shuttered by NYC Department Of Buildings

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This past Saturday, the news began circulating about the Saint Vitus Bar receiving a visit by the New York Police Department while a show was in progress and subsequently being closed on the spot for an indeterminable length of time. Details were spotty but other media sources were citing a complaint from the NYC Department of Buildings which I searched and have embedded as a graphic down below. As this resized for the web you might have to make it a little larger on your device to see it more clearly. While I’m by no means an expert on NYC laws, I will admit that some of this makes no sense to me.

Today the venue took to their Official Instagram and posted some updates and also answered some of the inquiries that they have been receiving.

“On Friday February 16th in the middle of a scheduled show, the DOB shut down all operations at Saint Vitus,”
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Marvel Studios: “X-Men ’97” Official Trailer

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It’s been a very long time since the folks at Marvel were about to do anything regarding the X-Men on film or on television but now as 100% owners of 20th Century Studios, the rights have returned to them and the plans are in motion. While the live-action stuff is sorted out, Marvel Studios will be continuing the popular “X-Men: The Animated Series” that ran for a few years and ended in 1992. This new series picks up where they left off and will premiere on Disney+ in late March. The first Official Trailer just dropped and I’ve got it down below for you to enjoy along with much of the voice cast and the characters that they are doing. Take a look.

Premise: No overall presence was given but the series will continue where the “X-Men: The Animated Series” from 1992 left off.
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Marvel Studios Reveals “Fantastic Four” Casting For Valentine’s Day

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Looks like Marvel Studios are giving fans a Valentine’s Day treat with the announcement of the casting for the upcoming and very anticipated “Fantastic Four” film. Their Official Facebook posting follows the very fun poster.

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Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 2024 Nominations Announced

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The Announcement:
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation announced the Nominees for 2024 Induction: Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Cher, Dave Matthews Band, Eric B. & Rakim, Foreigner, Peter Frampton, Jane’s Addiction, Kool & the Gang, Lenny Kravitz, Oasis, Sinéad O’Connor, Ozzy Osbourne, Sade & A Tribe Called Quest. “This remarkable list of Nominees reflects the diverse artists and music that the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame honors and celebrates,” – John Sykes, Chairman of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Foundation.
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Presenting The 2024 Juno Awards Nominations for Rock and Metal

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In a constant quest to be more globally accessible, we often include items from our nearby nations such as Canada and their own music awards, The Junos. The nominations for the 2024 awards have just been revealed and I’ve edited the massive list to feature those in the Rock and Metal categories. The Alternative stuff has been thrown in for good measure. Feel free to queue up “Oh Canada” as you read this brief.

ALTERNATIVE ALBUM OF THE YEAR (ALBUM ALTERNATIF DE L’ANNÉE)
“Here and Now” by Aysanabee (Ishkōdé*Universal)
“Dizzy” by Dizzy (Royal Mountain*Universal)
“To Learn” by Leith Ross (Republic*Universal)
“See You In The Dark” by Softcult (Easy Life*The Orchard)
“Lord of the Flies & Birds & Bees” by TALK (Capitol*Universal)
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