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1999 Stories by Jenny Shank

Archives: 1999 | 1998
  • Break Out

    published December 9, 1999

    Dateline, 1982: At the annual talent show at an elementary school, the majority of performers enjoy spinning on their heads atop pieces of... More >>

  • Animal Instincts

    published November 4, 1999

    Andy Warhol once wrote, "A person is entitled to the lighting they need." It's a philosophy the Pet Shop Boys seem to have taken to heart... More >>

  • Better Living Through Chemistry

    published July 15, 1999

    Techno never completely invaded America, in part because the electronica revolution could not be televised. Ed Simons and Tom Rowlands, better... More >>

  • England's Shame

    published April 22, 1999

    Gomez is an up-and-coming English rock group, but its members don't act like it. Their clothes aren't terribly exciting, their music doesn't... More >>

  • Playlist

    published April 1, 1999

    TLC FanMail (La Face) Production is often used as a coat of paint that's slapped on to disguise the inferiority of the song... More >>

  • The Root of the Matter

    published March 18, 1999

    Rusted Root's music may conjure images of twirling, patchouli-packing hippie folk enjoying an eclectic global-village vibe, but the outfit's... More >>

  • Playlist

    published January 7, 1999

    Teletubbies Teletubbies: The Album (Kid Rhino) Although I'd heard that Teletubbies, a British children's series that's been... More >>

Archives: 1999 | 1998