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Let's Take a Moment to Appreciate the Perfectly Preppy Style Choices of Stranger Things' Nancy Wheeler

Suspense may have kept us glued to our screens as we binge-watched Netflix’s new hit, Stranger Things, but another something we’re still thinking about after devouring the series? Nancy Wheeler’s style, from her high-waisted jeans to her shearling jacket to that thin leather watch she flashed from time to time. The high schooler perfected the preppy ’80s look, convincing us to revisit and embrace some …

Watch Stranger Things, the 8-bit version

Directed by David Dutton, music by Henry Dutton. (8-Bit Cinema) report this ad A 1989 documentary covering the birth of Batman through to the best on-screen Batman ever, Mr. Adam West. READ THE REST Austin band Survive’s masterful synth soundtrack to Stranger Things is available now digitally and at your local independent music shop on vinyl! Meanwhile, the surviving members of Tangerine Dream, a …

Stranger Things gets badass Buffy-style intro credits

Stranger Things gets badass Buffy-style intro credits / Boing Boing Nerdist found this wonderful fan-edit mashing up scenes from Stranger Things in a style of the opening credits from Buffy the Vampire Slayer. In this particularly apt mash-up, YouTube user Tony Harley has combined the characters of Stranger Things with the Buffy the Vampire Slayer intro credits, and it’s so damn perfect I can’t …

Stranger Things soundtrack on vinyl, and covers by Tangerine Dream

Austin band Survive‘s masterful synth soundtrack to Stranger Things is available now digitally and at your local independent music shop on vinyl! Meanwhile, the surviving members of Tangerine Dream, a primary influence on Survivor’s Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein, released their own covers of the Stranger Things score! Listen to them below. And here’s a bit from an excellent interview that Billboard’s Gil Kaufman …

Boars, Gore, and Swords podcast talks Netflix's Stranger Things

This week on the podcast, Boars, Gore, and Swords takes a break from the A Song of Ice and Fire book club to watch the first episode of Netflix’s Spielbergian horror sci-fi series Stranger Things. In this installment of What You Should Be Watching, Ivan and Red discuss the shows’s many references, what constitutes a solid creeping monster jump scare, and ill-fated emotional attachments to burly diner cooks. To catch up on previous …