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Donna C.’s Pick: Early Bird

Donna C Main PictureWhen a former comedy writer for David Letterman “retires” at the age of 28, he moves to a Florida senior community and finds retired life more complicated than he had expected. Rodney Rothman’s experiment, Early Bird, is light and funny, yet unnerving, as it intimately exposes his new friends’ lifestyles.

Cathleen’s Pick: Love & War

Cathleen staff picks pictureIn a high-energy recording that doesn’t shy away from frank emotion, the three sisters of BarlowGirl challenge anyone who equates songs of faith with weak mediocrity.  Love & War offers driving rock, soaring ballad, and buoyant pop, all with unwavering conviction.  Uplifting? Absolutely.  Boring? Not a chance.