Nothing like a good Twitter meme to help pass the time on a Tuesday morning. Inspired by (or perhaps as an alternative to) our post on the six worst music words in the dictionary, imaginative Twitter users led by the always uproarious Wits host John Moe took to the hashtag #sixworstwordsinmusic to o ... More >>
Limp Bizkit with Ryan CampbellVarsity Theater, MinneapolisTuesday, May 14, 2013Limp Bizkit is still very much a "thing," and -- while nu metal is no longer a prominent genre -- still very much alive. The characters within are the DJ, the epic drummer on his raised platform drawing from old-school me ... More >>
When musicians become directors, they should be required to start by making short films. Such legislation might have saved us from the feature-length cinematic sadism inflicted upon us by David Byrne, Fred Durst and John Doofus Mellencamp. Chris Mars, former drummer of the irreplaceable Replacements ... More >>
He's helped popularize plodding, misogynistic rap-rock and backwards red baseball caps. He's incited the shiftless youth in a Woodstock audience to riot. He's been an unashamedly creepy stalker of young, blond Hollywood pop starlets. He's been involved in film projects involving skateboarding cul ... More >>
So, you know how Jimmy Fallon could never manage to get through a whole Saturday Night Live sketch without cracking a smile, laughing at an inopportune moment, and then inevitably falling into a fit of giggles that would derail the entire script? Yeah, this is going to be sort of like that.
Phil Collins is marginally famous for being the drummer/singer for Genesis, a UK outfit initially known for immersive prog-rock epics like Trespass and Selling England By The Pound, until they sold out and went commercial. He is slightly more well-known for contributing to Disney film soundtracks ... More >>
Wait a minute, wait a minute-- who made who? We're confused.
For once, this season's movies don't ask you to check your brains at the door
The Women of Sick of Sarah Stand Ready to Confront the Music Machine
A rock critic mourns his wife and celebrates the music of the scene they shared
...and other true tales from local musicians
Will the Neptunes reinvent rock?
While critics' taste for politically conscious rap continues, Tha Liks prefer to lap up their Olde E and have a good time
American Pie 2 and My Generation find the youth of America ready to plunk down
White rapper Everlast gets in touch with the raw roots of black blues
From escapist entertainment to aesthetic ecstasy: Twenty-nine writers script valentines to twelve months of culture
In 1999, cock rock and teenybop ruled the roost
Does Rage stir the revolution--or provide the soundtrack for the next white riot?