Wilson Phillips

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    What I Learned From Wilson Phillips

    Look, Wilson Phillips, I am only human. I obviously surrender to your three-part harmonies, I find your lineage fascinating and there is no greater song to pair with the unbelievable acoustics of my shower than "Hold On." But over the years you also taught me a thing or two as well. For example, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Spiritualized, Olivia Tremor Control and Other Show Announcements

    Jason Pierce, high on life.​With all Jason Pierce has been through over the past two decades, it's a wonder he's still alive. Even more miraculous: His band, Spiritualized, is still together. Even though his drug-heavy days are behind him, Spiritualized's recent albums are still just as hazy as Pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 9, 2011

    Hold On: The Ten Best Singalong Scenes In Film

    "Someday somebody's gonna make you wanna turn around and say goodbye..."​Twenty-one years ago today, Wilson Phillips' "Hold On" shot all the way up the Billboard charts to become the No. 1 song in America. Somewhat adorably, the honor came 25 years after two-thirds of the vocal group's father, Bri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Listomania: Ten Songs To Help The Bronx Zoo Cobra Stay Strong

    If you hold on for one more day, things'll go your way.​The infamous, mostly deadly, 20-inch snake that vanished from a Bronx Zoo's Reptile House five days ago (and may or may not have created a Twitter account in the process) was captured this afternoon. According to the Huffington Post, the thin ... More >>

  • Music

    December 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Clearing Out The Mailroom: December 6, 2010

    ​We've got quite a backlog of CDs we've never gotten around to, so we're going to try to chip away at the pile with this regular feature. The plan: to take a few at a time and play each CD for as long as I can stand it. Shawn Mullins (Atlanta, Georgia)Light You Up (Vanguard)Been there, heard th ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 29, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 10, 2009

    Running The Rock

    In 1990 I finished the White Rock Marathon. And it almost finished me. This year, I get my revenge: Back then I was a 26-year-old flatbelly, just a couple years removed from competitive cross country and a full-speed dork who would precede Saturday morning flag football at The Village Country C ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 2, 2007

    History Lessons

    Let the music take you there

  • Music

    April 20, 2006


    Ass Clown

    Michael Bolton returns to Dallas. Does his Initech doppelganger still have

    a beef?

  • Music

    February 9, 2006


    Testify (Atlantic)

  • Music

    April 3, 2003

    Bat Girl

    Kelly Osbourne would like everyone to just Shut Up

  • Music

    December 26, 2002

    The Toadies

    December 29 and 30

  • Music

    August 17, 2000

    Lame Old Song

    Proof that today's popular music is just as good -- and bad -- as it's always been

  • Music

    August 19, 1999

    Son rise

    Julian Lennon knows he sounds like his dad, thanks very much