17 years ago
"Both boxing and drugs are ways of avoiding pain," punk rocker-turned-journalist Kate Sekules writes in her first book, The Boxer's Heart. "This pain means I don't feel that pain. . . . Feeling lonely and pathetic and static and pessimistict...
19 years ago
My first thought, entering CBGB for the first of "two nights of crust, grind, and doom at the birthplace of underground rock," was, How fucking refreshing. A club in the East Village where no one is wearing Prada. And now that cute eclecticism is ...
20 years ago
Rolling Stone's "Women of Rock" issue is positively Neanderthal. In the 28 profiles, six of the women are in sexual poses or settings: Shirley Manson grabs her crotch, Sheryl Crow is topless, Ruth Brown and Mary J. Blige sit on beds, Ronnie Specto...