Glen Ballard

  • Calendar

    February 13, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 12, 2013

    Lee Greenwood On "God Bless the USA": "I've Sung It at Least 5,000 Times"

    Most people aren't familiar with the album that spawned Lee Greenwood's "God Bless the USA." Released in 1984, You've Got a Good Love Comin' featured cuts written by future Alanis Morrissette hitmaker Glen Ballard, and established country songwriters Wayland Holyfield and Mary Ann Kennedy. The alb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    7 Songs Produced By Birthday Dude Jerry Harrison

    If you know the name Jerry Harrison at all, it's most likely from his work as guitarist/keyboardist for Talking Heads. But he's had just as prolific a career as the owner of Sausalito Sound as he has had creating music with one of my favorite bands. After leaving Talking Heads and releasing a handf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2011

    George Strait's Top 20 Songs Of All Time: Nos. 20-16

    ​Tuesday, George Strait released Here For a Good Time, by our count his 39th album overall. Some may call that the Madness of King George, but Rocks Off the Elder and Younger have both heard Good Time; we both think it's one of his stronger sets, continuing the bout of second wind (Third? Four ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    5 Songs That Will Make Us Beat You Up

    ‚ÄčToday is the late Judy Garland's birthday, and the embattled drug-addicted star of The Wizard Of Oz (plus a whole trove of movies we have never seen), would have been 88 years old. She was one of the first well-documented victims of drug abuse, at least in hushed tones. She was famous for rou ... More >>

  • Music

    October 25, 2007
  • Music

    April 25, 2002

    Alanis Morissette

    Under Rug Swept (Maverick)

  • Music

    May 10, 2001

    Dave Matthews Band

    Everyday (RCA Records)

  • Film

    June 15, 2000

    Toons with 'Tude

    The summer's best action flick may be the animated Titan A. E., which borrows from the leaders of the genre

  • Music

    November 12, 1998
  • Music

    October 9, 1997
  • Music

    August 24, 1995

    Bittersweet Pill

    Alanis Morissette has jumped from kiddie crushes to adult angst