Garrett Kamps

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  • 8 years ago | Music News

    In honor of Jay-Z and Rocky, who are both out of retirement, a pop quiz to test your boxer-versus-baller acumen. 1. To which upcoming project did Coldplay's Chris Martin make the biggest contribution? A. Jay-Z's Kingdom Come (out November 21), wit...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    The Killers' new album, Sam's Town, features a host of guitars that sound like Nissan Sentra engines and a desperately confused drummer caught between John Bonham bonzai bluster and Meg White's dumbstruck austerity. But the thing we're gonna focus...

  • 9 years ago | Music News

    As Curtis Armstrong's Miles tells Tom Cruise's Joel in the 1983 smash-hit comedy Risky Business, sometimes you just gotta say, "What the fuck." In Joel's case, this phrase is employed with a shrug of the shoulders and a sly smile: "What the fuck -...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    The Velvet Teen practices in a shack made of long white planks covered in fuzzy, sea-green moss. Located in Petaluma, California, a couple dozen feet off the highway, next to the home of bassist Joshua Staples's parents, the shack is a small room ...