The List: Gordon’s Top 5 Must Must Must See Christmas Movies…and it just so happens you can catch a couple of these at the Alamo Drafthouse DFW this month

List by Gordon K. Smith A new Christmas tradition that started only in the last few decades and flourished through the age of television and multimedia is Christmas movies, those old and new parables that you NEED to see every Christmas, and you can’t stand to watch any other time. Everyone has their faves, be […]

The List: 5 Indie (Specialty) Films to Catch if You Can – Sept 2013

Whether in theater or on DVD, the below films are sure to titillate your senses. In our humble opinions.   T. Mathenia Recommends TAIPEI FACTORY Dir: Singing Chen, Jero Yun, Midi Zhao, Joana Preiss, Shen Ko-Shang, Luis Cifuentes, Chang Jung-Chi, Alireza Khatami Country: Taiwan 2013    Runtime: 75min A refreshing omnibus of four shorts, each pairing […]

The List: 5 Indie (Specialty) Films to Catch if You Can – Aug 2013

Whether in theater or on DVD, the below films are sure to titillate your senses. In our humble opinions.   Mut Asheru Recommends MONTAGE Dir: Chung Keun-sup  Country: South Korea 2013  Run Time: 120 min Cast: Uhm Jung-hwa, Kim Sang-kyung In the best tradition of Korean thrillers, “Montage” arrives complete with a strong script with […]

The List: 7 Korean Films Mindful of Love

Navigating through the audio-visual waves of K-culture can be bloody-hard work. Once you’ve stuck it out through the revenge binge (list coming soon) there is still a good plough through commercial comedies and dramas for as far as the eye can see. It really is backbreaking work; but having survived such a journey (and now […]

The List: 10 Things That Saved Our Collective Minds in April 2013

The following is a list of things that we as a crew found we could not do without. Whether it’s our boss’s passion for Korean Drama or our dear sweet music manic Carolina’s sweaty feet we are truly grateful for the following: 1.  Anita Baker – ‘Caught Up in the Rapture’. Sweet soul to our […]

The List: Things that Helped Us Through Jan 2013

This month was kind of chill. The weather and f’n flu outbreak did wreak havoc with our hairstyle and wardrobe choices but thankfully that was the worst of it. Thanks to the people and things on our below list we made it through with minimal F-Bomb dropage. 1. Korean Drama: Warrior Baek Dong Su – […]

The List: Hip-Hop Artists To Ride 4 In 2013

In no particular order. We came across these artists/movements whathave-you. Here at Knowshi we love to share what we find. So here goes.  A list of folks to hiphip-behold in 2013. The list is a living being thing so right now we start with the top 5 we’re feeling and we’ll go from there as […]

THE LIST: 10 WAYS LABELS AND PUBLICISTS SABOTAGE CAREERS

If you’re in Media/Marketing at a record label, publishing house, film studio or a publicist working for yourself or an agency, some of the hardest work you’ll ever do is garnering coverage for your artist. If you’re not sending e-mail blasts and calling editors and writers, you’re forwarding bios, samples/trailers and generally, doing everything possible […]

June 2011’s Top 5 Stuffs that Helped Us Make it Through the BS

Hello Mut ‘I Know What I’m Talkin Bout’ Asheru here with the hindsight June 2011 essentials. Its been a hectic month trying to rebuild what was lost when Unsigned The Magazine decided it was done.  I learned a lot editing that magazine for the past 5 years or so.  I loved it.  But it’s Knowshi.Com’s […]

Reel Crush: 10 Indie Films We Can’t Live W/O

We have a longer list but here’s the short and sweet of it.  We thought about it long and hard and decided to go with some films we saw last year that have really stuck with us.  The criteria?  We’ve watched them more than once and will gladly watch again.  Here they are in no […]