By Chris Kornellis At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star, and the father of at least eleven children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the fou ... More >>
Any knucklehead with DSL and a laptop can now make an electronic track. With a half hour of clicking and fiddling, you can sample enough cheesy beats and mashups to clog arteries from here to Berlin. Simple dropdown mouse maneuvers can transform electro tracks into progressive house tracks (from dry ... More >>
Thursday, September 21, Escapade 2009
Fifteen years later, the reissue of Stop Making
Sense opens old wounds ... and heals them
Local rap label gets no love at home and takes its show on the road
With the new Jesus Hits Like The Atom Bomb, Tripping Daisy has made the best record of its seven-year career. So what took so long?
Kacy Crowley savors the moment between anonymity and fame
Jim Suhler talks about life and the local bluesman
Can Interscope do for four local bands what it did for Nine Inch Nails and Snoop Dogg?