Why should anyone care about Beck? Isn’t he just some 90′s holdover gone morose, gone Scientologist, gone lame with the weight of his early successes and the death of irony, that vein he mined so long and so well?
His last two releases, the aimless Guero and the overworked yet hollow The Information were critically Read More
Howard Wolfson, the Casey Kasem of New York politics, just sent out his annual Top 10 album list, an eagerly-awaited annual document that some unsophisticated reporters occasionally use to guide their Christmas shopping.
You sort of knew he’d like the political new Green Day album, American Idiot, which gets this plug: Read More