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October 2009

Verse-Chorus-Verse: An Interview with Rosanne Cash

Artist/Producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats, five questions at a time.


The Smashing Pumpkins - “Hello Kitty Kat”

If I were to pick a definitive Smashing Pumpkins song, it would be the overlooked nugget “Hello Kitty Kat”, originally released as a b-side to


One Hit Wonder: Bowling for Soup

One in a long line of one-hit wonders that deserve to be multi-hit wonders.


(500) Days of Summer—The Music

Director Marc Webb's deft, nuanced use of pop music does more than just enhance an already great film.


Rosie & the Originals - “Angel Baby”

Tom Waits isn't the only Pride of National City


Masters of the Form: The Rolling Stones, 1969 - Let It Bleed

Some artists are more than merely great. There are some artists that for a period of years, a period that is finite, consistently produced music that, it can be argued, far exceeded the work of their peers. For that brief period of time they were definitely Masters of the Form.


One Hit Wonder: Not!

Sometimes the best hit singles by "one-hit wonders" are the ones that have been forgotten over the years.


The Rolling Stones, 1968 - Beggar’s Banquet

Some artists are more than merely great. There are some artists that for a period of years, a period that is finite, consistently produced music that, it can be argued, far exceeded the work of their peers. For that brief period of time they were definitely Masters of the Form.


September 2009

Some Highlights from the 2010 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ballot

The 2010 nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame have been announced. The ballot includes KISS, the Stooges, Genesis, LL Cool J, ABBA, Jimmy


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