'Amy': She Was All About the Music

'Amy': She Was All About the Music

By Cynthia Fuchs

As sad as Winehouse's story may be, Amy is gorgeous and provocative, too. 2 Jul 2015 // 9:00 AM

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For decades, models have fought the stereotype that they are stupid and superficial. Unfortunately, Manhunt reinforces that stereotype.

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There’s nothing quite like the visceral sensation of being in a small room with an acoustic musician. Neither an album nor a live staged

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Chris Whitley’s blues have usually been a deeply buried blues, hidden beneath a swirling distorted din, buried—on record at least—underneath layered levels

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Norteño music is the most punk-rock thing going these days, norteño music is the key to understanding half of Mexican-American culture, norteño music is the naked truth.

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	The Hentchmen: Form Follows Function

Detroit garage trio the Hentchmen have been in business for 12 years, starting back when many of the current spate of garage rockers were still in

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When I was in college, I briefly tried to learn to play the accordion, but the other things I succeeded at were “Stars and Stripes

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21 Nov 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Denver Harbor: Scenic

Denver Harbor’s first major label release is pretty to look at. There are old cars, chains, more old cars, a big city skyline, a

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21 Nov 2004 // 11:00 PM

	The Comas: Conductor

It’s hard to believe that the Comas supposedly started out as a Chapel Hill area joke band, their sound a less than sympathetic wink

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