30. “She’s Enough” Atmosphere Released April 12 on The Family Sign // Slug and Ant have been busy building their midwest hip-hop empire since the mid-90s, and the fruits of their labor are abundant; Eyedea & Abilities, Brother Ali and new kid Grieves are just a few examples of solid branches stemming from the Rhymesayers … Continue reading
Of everything that has changed or disappeared on the music landscape in the past 20 years, perhaps nothing has been so altered as the album. Gone are the days of platinum hits every other week. Gone are the mass trips to record stores to pick up the new compact discs. Gone are the times when … Continue reading
As different as these two artists are on the surface, they both just wanted to rock. The Beastie Boys’ “No Sleep ‘Til Brooklyn” serves as the backing track for the lyrics to the late Ronnie James Dio’s “Holy Diver”.
Visiting a loved one’s grave. Being in a long-distance relationship. Reading the latest “Green Lantern” reviews. All of these things might make you sad. Like most normal people, you might turn to something to cheer you up: chocolate, a good book, or—my personal favorite—music. So, for all of you out there mourning over the fact … Continue reading