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As I consider the music of the past year, I find a newfound admiration and affection for an '80s throwback I had discounted months ago.
04 Dec 2013
LL Cool J constantly implored us to Tweet about everything ("hashtag Bruno Mars!"), a majority of the performances left us bored and disinterested, and the most charming person in the room turned out to be Kelly Clarkson. It was a very odd Grammy Awards broadcast this year, and was a very poor one, to boot.
10 Feb 2013
Starting with the most memorable and ending with the most dull (or clichéd), here’s what happened on “music’s biggest night”.
13 Feb 2012
A surprisingly under-the-radar offering from two of hip-hop's most famous weed smokers delivers exactly what you'd expect, and delivers it well.
24 Jan 2012
The Europop renaissance in Top 40 music has ushered in a peculiar fascination with the sounds, smells and visions of war. Seeing pop as a kind of warfare, or warfare in pop, provides a psychic escape for the listener.
28 Apr 2011
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