Kiernan Maletsky

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  • 6 months ago | Pazz & Jop

    The year 2014 was a bad one for iCloud users and anyone with a reason to have email correspondence with Sony. It was an even worse year for police officers and grand juries. But there always seemed to be someone willing to fight the losing battles...

  • 2 years ago

    William Michael Smith (left, photo by Chris Knight) and David ThorpeThe eleven alternative weeklies of Voice Media Group are responsible for a tremendous amount of music writing: This year, we produced thousands of pages of printed stories and ten...

  • 2 years ago

    Justin Timberlake is currently touring his immaculately conceived three-hour 20/20 Experience extravaganza. It is the perfect pop show, utterly devoid of commentary--just the larger-than-life presence of a star and his silky-smooth musical meal. L...

  • 2 years ago

    Rock & roll is less than 60 years old, remember, so the idea of multiple generations of active bands is still a fairly new one. But as big-ticket concerts and festivals become prevalent, more and more people are going to get the ol' band back toge...

  • 2 years ago | Hip-Hop

    Mike MezeulLil Wayne has just released his tenth studio album, I Am Not a Human Being II. It's been 18 years since his first album: True Story as one half of The B.G.'z. In that time, he's been a lesser-known member of an embattled southern hip-ho...

  • 2 years ago | SXSW

    Marco TorresSXSW is not a music festival so much as it is an experiment in excess. In honor of the world's most bloated city this week, we present the five biggest sellouts at SXSW. See also: Why We'll All Try to See Justin Timberlake at SXSW, and...