It's difficult to step into the future, or even the present, without one longing look at the past, one final backwards glance. Whether you're casting off a terrible 12 months or simply afraid to leave behind such a perfect year, it's natural--and necessary--to pause and reflect. OK, we're really just trying to explain why we're still stuck on 2000 when it's clearly time to add a one to that date. We screwed up: There simply wasn't enough room last week to include the following, a collection of opinions from area musicians, as well as a few DJs, a record-store employee or two, some club employees, and a couple of others. We asked, they answered, and we felt bad keeping it to ourselves. Our editors, more than likely, feel bad--or maybe that "b" should be replaced... More >>>