Sean Neumann

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  • 15 years ago | Music News

    A couple of years ago, Wolfie was a young band -- a group of teenagers, really -- that played lots of gigs in the Midwest and composed punky tunes that were cute and loaded with talent, yet not very emotionally or intellectually revealing. The son...

  • 15 years ago | Music News

    Catatonia's second effort to see American release combines the Welsh band's sarcasm, gravelly vocals, smartly overplayed pop and an attitude that reeks of cigarettes, hard liquor and the morning after to give lightheartedness a swift kick in the g...

  • 15 years ago | Music News

    The triple threat of REO Speedwagon, Styx and Eddie Money, Wednesday, May 17, at Fiddler's Green, is proof that arena rock never died -- it just spent a decade or so touring the state-fair circuit. In terms of both nostalgia and comedic potential,...

  • 15 years ago | Longform

    Five years ago, Arron Apperson didn't talk to his father much. The two argued more than they ever agreed. Whenever Arron's dad, Curt, would tell him something, he'd shut himself off or pick a fight with the old man. It never seemed to matter what ...

  • 15 years ago | News

    In most circles, the subject of dating over the Internet elicits either wisecracks or bewildered looks. The stigma is that meeting someone online is for losers, degenerates, and anyone who can't get laid. But a quick peek at the big Web sites -- A...

  • 15 years ago | News

    The most pressing things on the minds of most eleven-year-old girls is whether Mom is going to let them wear makeup before they're sixteen, or if the boys in English class are ever going to stop pulling their braids. The eleven-year-old boys, in t...