Monday, September 25 2000
Mark Selby’s Vanguard debut rocks. The opening track, threatening as it is, “Don’t You Throw That Mojo on Me” is about as houserockin’
This is the fourth album from the Solipsistics, produced by Earle Mankey, the man who brought us the great Jupiter Affect record released this year.
Sometime around 1993, Pearl Jam began removing the middlemen that obscured the way their music was marketed to the public. They stopped making videos, abandoned the
When Morphine leader Mark Sandman collapsed and died in July of 1999, music lost one of it’s most unique and talented voices. During the band’
Though I’m slightly embarrassed to say it now, I didn’t think much of The Mayflies the first time I heard The Pity List .
The Lower East Side—once home to the immigrants, the dreamers, and the destitute has become residence to a new legion of dot-commers, sheeshee bistros,
Things couldn’t be much better for John Hiatt right now. Seen on public television weekly as the host of Sessions at West 54th Street,
While the new millennium did not start with the expected power outages and mass looting, it did bring us a number of new compilations of
This Getz performance, recorded May 20, 1975, presents his saxophone in quartet with Richie Beirach’s piano, Dave Holland’s bass, and Jack Dejohnette’s drums. It
This is Faith & Disease’s sixth release, and their first on the Projekt label. The gothic genre has divided a number of ways, providing
Black Eyed Peas’ debut album Behind the Front was an energetic hip-hop party thoroughly derivative of A Tribe Called Quest and De La Soul, right
Anton Barbeau is one of the best unknown pop singer-songwriters in the world, period. If this were 1970, and PopMatters was Creem, and I were Lester
Back before it was “cool” to act like you didn’t care, before there was punk rock, new wave, grunge or indie rock, bands prided
Sunday, September 24 2000
The Barenaked Ladies seemed a bit lethargic for the first half of their Chicago set, which mostly featured songs from the group’s latest release
Thursday, September 21 2000
A Tribe Called Quest’s breakup left three talented musicians pursing their own endeavors. As much as the media focuses on Q-Tip over the others,
Tuesday, September 19 2000
On United, the music is unoriginal and the lyrics lack substance.
And indeed, for Madonna, music, like most everything else, is always going to do something.
Björk Gudmundsdottir has the ability to create music both whimsical and melancholy. Her latest release, Selmasongs illustrates this ability to an extreme. “Sometimes
Monday, September 18 2000
Adventures In Stereo, the Beach Boys influenced pop group from the UK, stopped in Seattle near the end of the month-long Bobsled Tour, featuring artists from that label.
The Nudes: ones who are without dress or adornment. Music without dress: when melody is in its barest essentials, what does it become? What does