Five Best Performances
1. Jennifer Hudson
Grammy host L.L. Cool J had a hard enough job presiding over a celebration undercut by tragic circumstances, and he achieved a perfect, almost pastor-like tone from the get-go. But Miss Hudson's musical tribute to Whitney Houston - a subtly searing but stil ... More >>
Kings Of LeonThe first time the Kings of Leon came to town, they played an intimate show at the Gypsy Tea Room. And what a different time that was: Critics referred to them as The Stokes of the South, and before long, Kings Of Leon found themselves as the opening act for Julian Casablancas & ... More >>
10. Funny, but I don't think Justin Timberlake is Banksy. Is he?
9. As far as early-year Super Bowls of industries go, give me football (Super Bowl), followed by music (Grammys), auto racing (Daytona 500) and movies (Oscars).
8. Original score? Original song? Sound mixing? Sound editing? En ... More >>
Some DC9 readers poked fun at me for listing Kenny Chesney show at Frisco's Pizza Hut Park in last week's Good Friday blog post. Well, love him or hate him, at least Chesney has some principals: Even though he only made it through a few songs before torrential rain shut down the show (see above), t ... More >>
To the victor go the spoils. Right, Hines?Steelers 27, Cardinals 23: Best Super Bowl ever?
Santonio Holmes' tip-toe TD: Best Super Bowl catch ever?
The Boss: Best Super Bowl halftime show ever?
Better late than never, I've got XLIII thoughts about Super Bowl 43:
43. Gotta make it sn ... More >>
Your daily music news for the first day of 2009...
Don't get your hopes up for a two year Guns N' Roses tour. It looks like Tommy Stinson was misquoted. Doesn't it always happen that way?
Scientists are mad at Mariah Carey for "misreading" algebra with her album title E=MC2. You would th ... More >>