Rodriguez from the documentary, "Searching for Sugar Man"

Singer/Songwriter, Rodriguez, a solid 70, is a legend in the making By: Steve V. Rodriguez

By now you’ve heard the incredible story of Sixto Rodriguez in the critically acclaimed documentary, “Searching For Sugar Man”. We’ve certainly been talking about this film since we attended that original screening, and just last week, we were fortunate to see Rodriguez live at the El Rey theatre in Los Angeles. If you don’t know […] Click to read more »

“Searching For Sugar Man” is an extraordinary story about the artist you never heard of known as Rodriguez – UPDATE: NOMINATED FOR ACADEMY AWARD!

True talent does finally rise to the surface in Malik Bendjelloul’s  extraordinary documentary, “Searching for Sugar Man”, which is now nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary!  Chances are you have never  heard of the late 60’s/early 70’s recording artist, Rodriguez, correct? Well that’s because his career was squashed by his label after only […] Click to read more »

“The MotherFu**Ker With The Hat” is High-Octane Fun! By Steve V. Rodriguez

The new play, “The MotherFu**ker with the Hat” is thankfully more fun to watch than it is saying the name. Written unapologetically by Stephen Adly Guirgis and Directed by Anna D. Shapiro  who directed one of my favorite plays, “August: Osage County”, the play stars Bobby Cannavale and Chris Rock. Set in New York the […] Click to read more »