There was a time when platinum albums didn't exist. An album might sell a million units, but there was no name for that accomplishment. It wasn't until 1976 that they gave that honor a label. The first album to be awarded platinum status? Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975) by the Eagles.
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Trent Reznor, you know, before the Oscar and all the weightlifting. As a music writer, we are asked constantly to compare the new with the old, to decipher the periphery where modern bands' influences come from to understand where we are going and what we are seeing. We can hear everything Ke ... More >>
Now that's a headline, ladies and germs.
It has the added benefit of being succinct as well. That's exactly what we're summing up here, the worst Top 10 lists our peers have written this year. Let's get started, as we've got a lot of ground to cover.
10. This One
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The Wailers, The Supervillains: Sat., Jan. 9. House of Blues.
30 Seconds To Mars, Cage The Elephant: Thu., Dec. 3. Verizon Wireless Theater.
Adam Richman: Wed., Dec. 2. House of Blues.
Asleep At The Wheel: Sat., Dec. 26. Crighton Theater.
Bob Schneider: Thu., Dec. 31. Meridian.
Breaking Benjamin ... More >>