13 days ago | Classics Revisited
Anna, Anna, glamorous Anna, Anna Nicole. She's so outrageous. This week marks 10 years since the passing of bombshell beauty Anna Nicole Smith. An inescapable media presence throughout her final 15 years on the planet, from Guess Jeans to reality ...
18 days ago | hooray!
Sunday is the Big Game! Of course, that’s what all these not-affiliated-with-the-National-Footbal-League commercials say the term “Super Bowl” is apparently copyrighted, and certain ad-execs haven’t figured out you can just call it by it’s full na...
1 month ago | Hip-Hop
This Sunday is the 15th anniversary of one of the most curious entries in the entire hip-hop canon. KRS-ONE’s Gospel album Spiritual Minded, was one of those albums fans wouldn’t believe existed until it hit store shelves in January 2002, and stil...
1 month ago | Classics Revisited
It was January, 2002. Despite the slaying of Napster, file-sharing was still gaining momentum to the point where every week platforms like Kazaa, Limewire and Aimster were allowing peer-to-peer MP3s to be accessible by everyone with a working inte...
1 month ago | Are you seeing what I'm seeing?
Two weeks ago, I penned a tribute to beloved music chain Tower Records. It was the 10th anniversary of its closing, which was coincidentally coinciding with my first ever visit to Tokyo where one of the few remaining active Tower Records was still...
2 months ago | Are you seeing what I'm seeing?
2017 is already off to quite a Ravishing start! Word leaked late last week that iconic ‘80s wrestling bad guy (or "Heel") "Ravishing" Rick Rude will finally be inducted as part of the 2017 class into the WWE Hall of Fame. Known for his unbelievabl...