Tipper Gore

  • Blogs

    November 28, 2012

    2 Live Crew's Luther Campbell Wants the Media to Lay Off Deion Sanders and Prime Prep

    Luther Campbell's days as a member of 2 Live Crew, cutting wildly misogynistic tracks that shocked and appalled Tipper Gore and led to a famous Supreme Court victory for free speech, are behind him. He's a father now, married to a lawyer, and he has a respectable job as a high school football coach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Who Was at the Midnight Showing of Rock of Ages?

    "I hate Tom Cruise, but I'll still see it for the music." - My 49-year-old mother when discussing a Rock of Ages commercial. If that wasn't enough to make me interested in seeing the movie musical-cum-Broadway take on the late '80s Sunset Strip, then the thought of discovering who exactly would att ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2012

    Jane's Addiction, The Duke Spirit - McFarlin Auditorium - 5/10/12

    Jane's Addiction, The Duke Spirit McFarlin Auditorium Thursday, May 10 Last night's show was definitely a situation where the venue didn't seem right for the band and its audience. Jane's Addiction put on a great 85-minute performance, but McFarlin Auditorium is not a good venue for a rock show, an ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008
  • Music

    October 4, 2007

    Viva la Bands, with GWAR, Cradle of Filth, CKY and more

    Thursday, October 4, at House of Blues

  • Music

    July 27, 2006

    Gee Whiz

    Enough of the sheltered columnists writing about the recent El Angel shooting. Hear what a real Dallas DJ thinks.

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2006

    Steve Blow Is an Idiot

    Is this man to blame for a shooting downtown over the weekend? Doubtful. Don't tell Steve Blow, though. About that headline...I've felt that way for some time, but I've never cared enough to go on the record and say so. Now, Steve Blow has gone and blamed a murder on rap lyrics. Actually, the Dallas ... More >>

  • Music

    December 23, 2004

    Parental Guidance

    Rating the year's hits with Mom and Dad

  • Music

    June 10, 2004

    The Evolution of Prince

    On June 11, the purple one rocks out with his butt out

  • Culture

    May 29, 2003

    Dem Blues

    The left, turning right, was plain wrong to attack pop culture

  • Film

    August 2, 2001

    Wasted Youth

    Like so many of its namesakes, Bully is a coward on the inside

  • News

    June 24, 1999

    Edifice complex

    Michael Piazza wants his proposed $20 million cathedral to send a message to the world -- gays can go to heaven too

  • News

    April 30, 1998

    Air Joyner

    Onetime fly jock Tom Joyner has landed a radio deal with Corporate America that is making him the conscience of the black community

  • Music

    October 24, 1996

    Metal's crimson King

    The mellow Satanism of King Diamond

  • Music

    October 10, 1996
  • News

    July 13, 1995