Joan Jett

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Bitchin' Cook Nadia Giosia Sexes Up the Kitchen

    ​It only took me seven seconds to fall for Nadia Giosia -- a.k.a.Nadia G., the fully-functional nutso charmer on her grunge-named Cooking Channel show, Bitchin' Kitchen. In those vital 7 seconds of Nadia G.'s promotional sound-bites, I was hooked: "If you were to ask me whether I'd rather make ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    Last Night: Lucinda Williams at the House of Blues

    Lucinda WilliamsHouse of BluesFebruary 19, 2009 Better than: sitting on my couch trying to (badly) play Lucinda Williams' "Drunken Angel" because it has easy chords (as opposed to "Crescent City" which has harder ones). Word was that folks at the House of Blues were fairly blue--ticket sales for ... More >>

  • Music

    October 11, 2007
  • News

    October 11, 2007

    Ghosthustler Resurrects '80s Synth Beats

    Ghosthustler's sound leaves you nostalgic for the future

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2006

    Videos from Hell

    This is not director Paul Rachman, but a scene from his documentary American Hardcore. Cuz it's so hardcore. Paul Rachman's in Dallas today promoting his first documentary film, American Hardcore: The History of American Punk Rock 1980-1986, in which the filmmaker chronicles the rise of such bands a ... More >>

  • News

    August 10, 2006

    Ready to Blow

    With Terrell Owens, which comes first--the Super Bowl ring or the explosion?

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    Mag Light

    Today's music magazines suck up to celebs--and just plain suck

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    Jimmy Eat World

    Bleed American (DreamWorks)

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    On and on

    The Muffs' Kim Shattuck doesn't need a major label to be Alert Today

  • Music

    August 5, 1999

    Heart to hold

    Ann and Nancy Wilson aren't a nostalgia act...yet

  • Music

    March 26, 1998

    Dream a little dream

    During South by Southwest, the harsh reality is always a free drink away

  • Music

    December 28, 1995

    Who gives a Hootie?

    Farewell to 1995, a year in music we'd rather forget

  • Film

    April 20, 1995

    Magnificent obsession

    The films of Great Director honoree Paul Schrader mix art-house intelligence with B-movie grit

  • News

    April 13, 1995