For us, this decade began on a sand bar in the outer Fiji Islands raising a glass with dear friends to the first sunrise of the millennium. At that time, and well into the decade for that matter, we owned neither a bed nor a couch; both represente...
11 years ago | Concerts
Rocks Off is going to suck it up and go on the record as saying we had a great time at the Lady Gaga drag karaoke event last Sunday at Guava Lamp. Perhaps it was just the impaired judgment induced by the holiday cheer we'd imbibed at the Christmas...
Someone once observed wryly that the only member of your family you'll ever actually choose is your spouse, and perhaps a whole lot of that observation is equally applicable to the music of our lives. A couple of years back we were sitting at Prin...
One of the typical byproducts of getting older is that, by and large, you don't tend to get as angry anymore. Not necessarily the "If you're not angry, you're not paying attention" social-awareness type of anger, but the hard-edged, passionate typ...
11 years ago
There are so many genres and subgenres in electronic music at this point that it can get quite confusing. So if you want to get schooled in what it means to experience some deep, booty-shaking house music, get over to Bar-Rio Friday to see David G...
Claude Levi-Strauss died last week at the age of 100. He was one of the great minds of the 20th century, who took the tools of anthropology and used them not simply to observe and record the detailed facts of cultures but also to investigate meta-...