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Will Billy Corgan, the Uncoolest of Rock Musicians, Achieve Cool Status with 'Ogilala'?

Will Billy Corgan, the Uncoolest of Rock Musicians, Achieve Cool Status with 'Ogilala'?

By Kevin Craft

16 Oct 2017 // 3:00 AM

Corgan's willingness to be himself regardless of the critical and social blowback he suffered for doing “unhip” things made him a singular weirdo within a ‘90s rock scene stuffed full of weirdos, loners, and ennui-saturated youth. To this day, and with this album, he continues to be himself. Are you cool with that?...

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Filtered Through the Prism of David Bowie’s Quixotic Mind: 'A New Career in a New Town'

By Chris Gerard

13 Oct 2017 // 3:00 AM

The third installment of the series of deluxe David Bowie box sets covers some of his most celebrated albums but not without controversy. ...

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//News

Dave Grohl and Josh Homme on Rock 'n' Roll and Their Decades-Long Bromance>

Foo Fighters and Queens of the Stone Age are thriving, and not by refusing to evolve....

X Ambassadors' Cayuga Sound Fest Breaks Ground In Ithaca Saturday>

A Giant Dog Defies Cult-Band Burnout>

The Meadows Festival to Bring Gorillaz, M.I.A., Run the Jewels and More to NYC>

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Ravi Coltrane and SFJazz Honor John Coltrane with A Love Supreme>

Considering that Coltrane only played the classic composition in its entirety a single time (at a 1965 show in France), it’s a work of art that remains ripe for further interpretation....

Gov't Mule Rocks the Equinox with Revolutionary Fervor in Oakland>

Nostalgia and Hip-Hop Entice Audiences to Meadows Music Festival>

NYFF 2017: ‘The Rape of Recy Taylor’>

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