At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star, and the father of at least eleven children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the founder of Marley's lab ... More >>
By Brittany Spanos At what point did teen girls suddenly just become wrong? "Serious" music fans seem to have universally accepted a critique of quality that befalls any artist who willingly sells to the rabid teen girl market and stigmatized the fans who dare to sometimes be male or at least above ... More >>
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'Tis the season to rate another avalanche of holiday discs.
Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?
Kelly Hogan takes great songs by great artists and makes them her own.
Most radio stations pick songs that are good for everyone but aspiring musicians and listeners.
Clear Channel may not be an evil empire, but the amount of power it wields is still scary.
Billy Bob has a simple plan: to sing about life and lovin' his wife.
A local lawsuit against the world's largest radio/concert firm threatens to expose the dark side of the entertainment business.
A lawsuit brought by nobody in particular presents could muddy the waters of the Clear Channel empire.
It's out with Howard Stern and in with more Britney as radio conglomerates chase the almighty buck.
How could an R&B outlet become the most popular radio station in Denver? The little girls understand.
Proof that today's popular music is just as good -- and bad -- as it's always been.
At 78, T-Model Ford is a restored bluesman.
The The's Matt Johnson refuses to go quietly into the night.
Radio Disney: Tune in and turn on.
Leonard's talking off the top of his head. Children, leave the room.
Reviewers have tried to get rid of him for years, but Barry Manilow's not going anywhere.
Twenty-five years later, Sweden's still getting its revenge.
For the members of Thinking Plague, simple isn't necessarily better.
The best holiday discs, as well as others that will make you pity the yule.