"Good music programmers are rock stars to the women of this generation, just as guitar players were for their mothers." From the Beloit College Mindset List, in which two dudes at a Wisconsin college attempt to get a bead on What The Freshmen Class Might Be Thinking via the making of a list w ... More >>
Each Thursday, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power. Souvenir programs from assorted ice shows Date: 1952 - 1985 Discovered at: ... More >>
Day Three: The Body Funk Gets Worse Bonnaroo Day Three June 14, 2008 High Tide Blues, Mason Jennings, Abigail Washburn and the Sparrow Quartet, featuring Bela Fleck, B.B. King, Ben Folds, Chromeo all photos by Mark C. Austin It’s Sunday morning here in the Tennessee sun, and after a torrential d ... More >>
The perils and absurdities of rock criticism as a career in 2008
Mexican police gun down a counterculture hero
Orthodox, conservative, or reformed, klezmer's back and marching
Indie goddess keeps her eye on offbeat fare.