Bob Sinclair

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2011

    Radio Hits One: How The Whistle Became Pop's Secret Weapon Of 2011

    ​After Billboard released its 2011 year-end charts on Friday I pored over them, looking for patterns and trends with which I could make sense of the year in pop. If someone asked you to pinpoint "the sound of popular music in 2011," there are countless fads and running themes that you could po ... More >>

  • Music

    March 30, 2011

    Britney Spears Runs on (American) Idol

    Famous for being a famous singer, she shows up—and that's about it

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    Ex NYC Club Kingpin Turns Against The Gays?

    A friend of mine in Canada, Grant Ramsay, just forwarded me a letter from the new issue of Fab magazine, which screeches against deported club king Peter Gatien for supposedly turning his one eye against the gays. Gatien’s Toronto club CiRCA not only has weird typography, it apparently has some bi ... More >>