Sunday, December 16 2012
In 2012, people -- not just kids -- loved pop.
Monday, June 13 2011
With their first new album in nearly a quarter century, David Robinson of the Cars discusses playing drums for the first time in 24 years, designing the band's visual look, and why you'll never hear a Cars song on Glee.
Monday, November 15 2010
Two unbelievably talented friends changed the world with their music, but the strain of normal life changes and out-of-control fame would test their bond. Meanwhile, most of their fans separated into two hotly debated sides that often miss the whole point.
Tuesday, November 10 2009
“Never judge a book by its cover” is a good piece of advice.
Monday, December 29 2014
Gustavo Perez Firmat's book is a serious examination of why The Andy Griffith Show is still rerunned and revered in the 21st century, even as it slumped to its end with Mayberry R.F.D.
Tuesday, November 4 2014
The lyrics to the Miss America theme song say, “There she is, your ideal.” But what does that mean today?
Tuesday, February 15 2011
Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time comes off as a celebrity version of American Idol.
Monday, August 16 2010
Interesting, decent debut album for a group who has the potential to become something really great
Thursday, November 20 2014
With a career as illustrious as Sir McCartney's, it is no surprise that these ten performances hit it as far out of the park as they do.
Monday, November 10 2014
More so than any other member of the Beatles, John Lennon wrote about himself. Through his songwriting, he described nearly every aspect of his personal life in a way that no professional biographer could.
Monday, August 25 2014
As it turns out, America's infatuation with sometimes kooky summer tunes is an old one.
Wednesday, August 20 2014
Get a taste of Fall 2014's new shows on Wednesday evenings, with a little analysis on their odds for renewal.
Wednesday, August 6 2014
PopMatters takes a look back on the music of the all-too-soon departed Michael Johns, an Idol in the truest sense of the word.