Cyndi Lauper

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2013

    Free Energy's Paul Sprangers: We're not trying to be like the Strokes or Jet

    The boys in Free Energy are musicians who know what they want. And if they don't know what they want, the Philadelphia via Minneapolis power pop quintet has a knack for finding the production talent who does.Their meticulously crafted debut, Stuck on Nothing, came out of left field back in 2010. The ... More >>

  • Music

    September 8, 2010
  • Music

    March 4, 2009

    While his ukulele gently weeps

    Four years after becoming one of the first YouTube phenomenons, ukulele prodigy Jake Shimabukuro is still flying high

  • News

    September 27, 2006

    Picked to Click XVI

    This one goes to 11!

  • News

    July 28, 2004

    I Hate 1984

    The music and movies were epochal. The politics were abysmal. A poison valentine to the year that won't go away.

  • Arts

    August 22, 2001

    Slim Boy, Phat

    Drummer JT Bates and his Fat Kid Wednesdays make a weighty impression on the local improv-jazz scene

  • Music

    September 13, 2000

    Saved by the Bell

    Former hip-hop collaborators Wyclef Jean and Canibus battle their personal demons--and each other