It has happened to me a million times. I walk into a bar with the intention of sitting down for a relaxing beverage, and in between the time that I've paid and my first sip of beer, I realize that some 22-year-old asshole is having a birthday party. And that all they want to hear is Usher, Nelly or ... More >>
Just over a year ago, we caught up with Australian singer-songwriter Kasey Chambers as she was touring behind her excellent LP, Little Bird. That album not only showcased original material, but a return to the folk-rock form she used to become a '90s country darling.
After a couple of delays this year, Lil Wayne's next album, Tha Carter IV, is coming out next month. And, presumably to make amends for the pushbacks, he went ahead and released a mixtape, Sorry 4 The Wait, yesterday.I don't mind waiting a little longer for an album to drop if an artist is good f ... More >>
D.A. Pennebaker doesn't make history, but he's captured so much of it
The Lilith Fairies is must-hear TV!
Mitchell Froom provided the sonic boom behind some of the '90s' best records
Joe Jackson lugs the baggage of a onetime pop star into an ambitious middle age
Trish Murphy, literate regionalist
From the bottom of the drawer come real gems and fool's gold of local music