Thursday, May 16 2013
How did Red Bull come to support and invest in long-form journalism at a time when this style of writing seemed as doomed as the typewriter, record stores and other art industry phenoms that have been wiped out by the Internet?
Thursday, October 11 2012
Even with all of the incredibly strong material which continued to stretch out what was possible with pop music, the U.S. version of Magical Mystery Tour is never really given the love it deserves. The album represents not just the height of their psych phase but also the end of it.
Tuesday, January 11 2011
2010 was a time of changes for big publications and known writers plus experiments in new media and technology, as everyone goes on groping for possible solutions within the ever-changing tech world.
Tuesday, November 23 2010
The murder of John Lennon was more than just the end of the Beatles. It was the end of a specific segment of pop culture.
Monday, June 7 2010
Over a 100 music scribes are confronted with this not-so-simple question: "If an eager young writer cornered you and asked 'What's the best advice you could give me?' what would you have to say?" The final installment of our advice to aspiring music writers from music writing professionals.
Thursday, March 24 2011
Long-awaited reissue of Nick Lowe's second album means you don't pay big bucks on eBay for a classic.
Wednesday, August 31 2011
100 Essential Directors celebrates directors of distinct vision, who have honed their respective crafts, who have brought something new and exciting to the medium, and who continue to push the boundaries of the form.
Thursday, May 19 2011
Tuesday, May 17 2011
Wednesday, March 2 2011
I was inspired to come up with a list of 10 more dates that meant bad news for the film business. Some of them are actually what you'd call mixed blessings and there's a lot more villains to be found.