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The Ballad of Bob Dylan: A Portrait By Daniel Mark Epstein Harper Books, 512 pp., $27.99 Another biography of Bob Dylan? Does even the most rabid fan at this point need another rehash of Hibbing, Woody Guthrie, folksinger-goes-electric, that "wild, mercury sound," Nashville, Blood on the Tra ... More >>
Shea Serrano Asher Roth, Kid Cudi, House of Blues, August 1: "[Cudi has] tapped John Goldstein, Kanye's famed stage light guy, to help him create an actual feel to his show. Hipster rappers get derided a lot as not being "real rappers," but they put on a hell of a show. The crowd is already his." ... More >>
Chris Knight The Trailer Tapes Drifters Church Records In the summer of 1996, Houstonian Frank Liddell and a 22-year old engineer named Joe Hayden took some beer, guns, fishing poles, and a portable tape machine up to Chris Knight's mobile home in Slaughter, Kentucky. Knight wasn't on the nationa ... More >>
After his latest CD, few of Pat Green's fans are feeling like Lucky Ones
Unlicensed jukebox music may be the downfall of feisty Sassy's
Who do we have to thank for Rod Stewart every hour on the hour? This guy, Guy Zapoleon.
Now that the hype is over, the Crystal Method just wants you to listen
Jack Ingram isn't a real rebel, but he plays one on CD
Raisin' Cain may give Jesse Dayton his long anticipated push into prominence
Mary Karlzen doesn't want to be anyone but herself