See also: The fans of A-Kon. I don't really know why I asked to cover A-Kon, the annual anime convention in Dallas, other than I support like-minded people coming together to share a common passion, the exception being those who burn crosses and wear red arm bands. I had no idea what to expect fro ... More >>
Shut up, Jimmy Buffett.You know what really gives us the summertime blues? "Summertime Blues," not to mention other maddening summer hits like "All I Wanna Do," "Margaritaville" or the shotgun-in-mouth-inducing "Hot Hot Hot." It's bad enough global warming is cooking the planet like a plastic cu ... More >>
Cupid's Cactus (Smells Like Records)
Proof that today's popular music is just as good -- and bad -- as it's always been
Is Russell Simmons' 360HipHop.com the best hope to bring hip-hop culture onto the Internet?
Todd Deatherage takes up residency at the Lakewood Bar & Grill