Shirley Bassey

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2013

    The Mercury Music Prize is far superior to the Grammys

    For a high school/college kid in the early '90s, it was easy to get fed up with the U.S. mainstream's increasingly homogenized take on popular music -- especially whenever the disappointing Grammy Awards came around every February. The Grammys have always had an elderly, buttoned-down air to their w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Rock the Garden at Walker Art Center, 06/16/12

    Rock the GardenWith the Hold Steady, Trampled by Turtles, Doomtree, tUnE-yArDs, and HowlerWalker Art Center, MinneapolisSaturday, June 16, 2012Related:10 gorgeous GIFs from Rock the Garden 2012Slideshow - Rock the Garden 2012: MusicSlideshow - Rock the Garden 2012: People/ScenesReverence for the Twi ... More >>

  • Music

    October 22, 2003

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Placebo rediscover cro-magnon relics; culturcide revive 1985; Randy Newman says the past ain't what it used to be

  • Movies

    November 24, 1999

    Jiggled, Not Stirred

    In his 19th licensed escapade, Agent 007 appears reliably randy but rather tired

  • Music

    September 15, 1999

    A New Lease on House

    British sensations Basement Jaxx bring the mojo back to disco