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Features

Wednesday, August 8 2007

Alice Cooper, Love It to Death

Love It to Death is the beginning of Alice Cooper as we know him, with his storytelling bent and Ezrin's drapes of the epic. From there Cooper got more external about the nature of evil in his stage shows and symbols.


Tuesday, July 17 2007

Part 3: Curtis Mayfield to The English Beat (1970-1980)

"Just a spoon full of sugar helps the medicine, go down .." Julie Andrews sang in Mary Poppins. Indeed, a bitter dose of angry words in need of saying, and set to a beat, quite effectively gets heard.


Columns

Sunday, February 14 2010

Alice Cooper: Portrait of the Artist as a Burnt-Out Old Man

There was a time when Alice Cooper was critically savaged, virtually ignored by mainstream audiences, and declared passé by us kids. Fortunately, that time quickly passed.


Reviews

Tuesday, June 26 2012

Alice Cooper: 15 June 2012 - Kansas City, MO

A pioneer of heavy metal, a master of the macabre -- Alice Cooper remains inimitable.


Thursday, September 15 2011

Alice Cooper: Welcome 2 My Nightmare

It would be nice to report that Alice Cooper’s comeback attempt is strong enough to show the Lady Gagas and Insane Clown Posses just how shock rock should be done. Sadly, it’s not even strong enough to frighten Justin Bieber.


Monday, February 26 2007

Alice Cooper: Billion Dollar Babies


Tuesday, November 15 2005

Alice Cooper: Good to See You Again, Alice Cooper [DVD]

It's good to see you again too, Alice, but we'd much rather see you rock out than joke around.


Monday, August 22 2005

Alice Cooper: Dirty Diamonds

The shock rock legend has released his best album in 16 years, and perhaps longer.


Blogs

Wednesday, October 29 2014

12 Must-Have Songs for Your Halloween Playlist

Before you go out to your favorite haunted house or visit your favorite witchy woman, be sure to have the proper monster music handy.


Wednesday, July 9 2014

Orange Popsicles and Lemonade: 20 Timeless Songs of Summer

Whether you're at the beach or just hanging out in the backyard, these timeless summer classics are sure to make the summer sun shine a little bit brighter.


Monday, July 8 2013

Alice Cooper + Marilyn Manson: 27 June 2013 - Bonner Springs, KS (Photos)

Though both artists brought the requisite theatrics, this show nonetheless suffered from truncated set times.


Wednesday, April 1 2009

Alice Cooper - "Hey Stoopid"

In the summer of 1991 I was 9 years old and my musical taste was pretty sophisticated; I had moved on from a second grade obsession with


News

Monday, August 8 2011

Alice Cooper bringing back the evil

AKRON, Ohio — Three and half decades ago, Alice Cooper — the band and the man — was the scariest rock show around. Concerned parents, politicians, religious groups


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