Monthly Archives: September 2007

"Are you telling me there’s someone out there who sexualizes me?!"

I like-don’t-love Smith as a filmmaker (some gems, some duds), but as a person, he really does seem to rock hard. Advertisements

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Bryan Ferry/Roxy Music – Street Life: 20 Great Hits (EG/Reprise 1989)

Has ever a more perfect single-disc hits record (-slash-compilation) ever been released? Sure, you can argue for songs not included (my vote goes to “The Space Between”), but this is an honest-to-God definitive collection, the crucial 20 singles by Roxy … Continue reading

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Reba comes alive!

Photo credit: Robert Deutsch, USA Today I had not one, but two (linked) dreams last night in which the major plot point, as it were, was hearing a “pop” mix of Reba’s “Because of You” duet with Kelly Clarkson on … Continue reading

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Current listening

Rolling Stones, Jump Back: The Best of the Rolling Stones ’71-’93: For my money, the best Stones comp. I don’t need most of their ’60s; that’s already engraved in my DNA. As opposed to the overlong 40 Licks, this includes … Continue reading

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Rhetorical question

Is it wrong that I can identify the Spice Girls’ “Stop” (by the way, the only one of their 10 UK singles not to hit the top – it peaked at #2) within 5 seconds? (Blame my Launchcast, which sandwiched … Continue reading

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Weezy F. Baby: Greatest Rapper Alive

That’s Lil’ Wayne if y’all don’t know. Apparently this clip has been floating around since last fall, but I just discovered it, and it is the epitome of SICK. Did he really reference Vonage?!?! Weezy freestyling over Jay-Z’s “Show Me … Continue reading

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VMAs

I can’t really say it any better than Kathy Griffin does: MTV should be ashamed of the show. That show used to be really exciting and done well in the days of the Mariah and Whitney coming out in matching … Continue reading

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