Monday, January 21 2002
There really is no one else who sounds like Mates of State. Of course, every band has some quality that makes them unique, but Mates
You wake up in the afternoon to headlines about a goofy reactionary figurehead President, and his pal the British Prime Minister, both of whom are
Warning: what you are about to experience contains not a hint of irony or pessism, skepticism or half-truths, denial or doubt. There are no ulterior
In the press release for Rock ‘n’ Roll Gangster, the first solo release from Korn bassist Fieldy (under the pseudonym “Fieldy’s Dreams”), he is
Another day, another math rock band. That means lots of supposedly interesting time signatures that never creep into 4/4, guitar riffs that seem more intent on
Since its first 12” release in 1999, San Francisco’s Naked Music label has been at the forefront of a deep house revival that has brought legions
It seems like, lately, everyone has been avoiding the label of “emo” like the kiss of death. My friend (who knows more about these things
As early as 20 years after his death in 1669, art critics posited that Rembrandt had been using different techniques when it came to his method of
Thursday, January 17 2002
By the night’s end, it seemed everything had been destroyed—including the band. Drummer Ron Albertson eyed his band mates venomously, gingerly re-erecting his
In 'Snow Dogs', Cuba Gooding, Jr. is all giggles and slapstick. I lost count of the number of times he slipped on the ice or fell in the snow.
Wednesday, January 16 2002
I looked over my right shoulder. Just behind me, a couple was sharing a PDA unashamedly to the hot music. Their jaws were moving in
Monday, January 14 2002
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The cover of The Great Divide shows Willie Nelson holding his guitar. The guitar is impossibly time-worn. Scars and carved signatures cover its surface, and
Michael Jackson is a musical genius. After selling more than 100 million units during a 30-year career, single-handedly changing the game for aspiring “Pop Stars” with
Marvin Gaye has long been acknowledged as the “Crown Prince” of the Motown Corporation. Beginning as a session drummer for the label (after a brief “
The familiar yellow and brown design of the Tamla/Motown label-the names Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell adorning 45s such as “Ain’t No Mountain
Friday, January 11 2002
The club was packed, and the crowd by the bar only shushed when Brett and Rennie, like a young, perverse Johnny and June, took the
Thursday, January 10 2002
'What Time Is It There?' presents what may be Tsai's most pronounced rendering of the impossibility of sexual intimacy and connection.
More than anything else, 'Orange County' is mundane.