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Lollapalooza 2011 In Review

On August 6, Eminem commanded the main stage at Lollapalooza in downtown Chicago. After tearing through a collection of hits both old and new, he finally arrived at his ubiquitous (in 2002, at least) thumper “Without Me”, which opens with a classic phrase: “I’ve created a monster.” Some would like to believe that Perry Farrell … Continue reading

My 150 Favorite Albums of All-Time

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

Song of the Day: “Black Hole Sun (Remix)” – Soundgarden & DJ Zebra

If you’ve ever tuned into a modern rock station for more than a minute or two, you’ve probably realized two of many things: 1) Every DJ sounds half-drunk and 2) The stations plays “Black Hole Sun” about once an hour. For those of you on the outside of the inside joke that was the 90’s, … Continue reading

Playlist: Washington State

The state of Washington has produced an outstanding crop of musicians—possibly the best of any of the 50 states in our union. Besides the now-legendary grunge movement of the early 1990s, Washington has produced a couple of famous rappers and indie rock outfits, as well as classic rockers like Jimi Hendrix. Today’s playlist highlights the … Continue reading