Chris LaMorte

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  • 13 years ago | Music News

    It's not easy being a Morrissey fan. He's been without a label since shortly after his last proper album, 1997's Maladjusted, failed to impress record buyers, and a shakeup at Mercury records left him without a contract. So when he takes the stage...

  • 15 years ago | News

    Feeling shut out of the political process? You should. For starters, Coloradans will never get the pleasure of snubbing pooped-out presidential wannabes like Gary Bauer, Steve Forbes and Liddy Dole, since our primary election doesn't roll around u...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    For my money, the sounds of the 21st century were best created about twenty years ago -- from the blips and bleeps of video games and the cold, sterile emanations of analog synthesizers. Unapologetically artificial, they connoted a promising futur...

  • 16 years ago | Music News

    Relying on wealthy patrons to support your artistic vision is hardly original: Shakespeare had Queen Elizabeth; David Bowie had Prudential Insurance Company of America (which snapped up every back-catalogue bond he issued last year). So when a lib...

  • 16 years ago | Longform

    On the Internet, there's no accounting for taste. That makes it easy to explain the existence of Web pages with names like www.buttsacrossamerica.com and www.donkeysex.com. But what about that goody-two-shoes bluemountain.com? The crudest thing th...

  • 16 years ago | Longform

    On the Internet, there's no accounting for taste. That makes it easy to explain the existence of Web pages with names like www.buttsacrossamerica.com and www.donkeysex.com. But what about that goody-two-shoes bluemountain.com? The crudest thing th...