Monday, September 30 2013
Part One and Two of Justin Timberlake's epic pop experiment The 20/20 Experience form a portrait of a man who's reached the top of the world only to find he's not sure exactly what to do with all he's gained to get there.
Wednesday, April 3 2013
It was with great anticipation that all of us got our first listen to Justin Timberlake's new album at some point in the past few weeks. Here are four takeaways I have picked up from three weeks of listening to The 20/20 Experience.
Sunday, August 14 2011
Ten years after her passing, R&B and popular music fans still love Aaliyah. The continued vitality of her legacy speaks directly to our connection to her style, poise, talent, and potential.
Monday, January 10 2011
'Frankie Goes to Hollywood' on the Commodore 64 is a surrealist nightmare in 16 colours, where GTA-style freeform roaming rules, and the band's sexual imagery forms a hedonistic scavenger hunt for aponia, the Epicurean absence of pain.
Saturday, August 29 2009
Monday, May 18 2009
A "diva" is a female version of a hustler, and as interchangeably indistinct as the males.
Wednesday, January 9 2008
To quote their hit song: it is, in fact, too late to apologize indeed.
Wednesday, November 14 2007
The new-wave survivors get their sexy back. But at what price did they get it?
Wednesday, April 11 2007
The man who calls himself Thomas Crown steps into the spotlight for an above-average pop album that could have been so much more.
Sunday, December 3 2006
Snoop Dogg invites a bunch of friends to the studio, records a small army of songs, accomplishes not much of anything.