27 Mar 2020

The Rise and Fall (and Rise) of the Cassette

When people think back on the 80s, they’ll think of neon, a Rubik’s cube, leg warmers, big hair, and maybe an artist or two such as Michael Jackson or some nondescript synth-playing new wave band. But for
23 Mar 2020

Album Review: Rehearsing the Multiverse, Famous Groupies

In the spring of 1970 — 50 years ago! — Paul McCartney retreated to his home near the Mull of Kintyre, Scotland, shortly after announcing that he was leaving the Beatles. He released his first solo album,
17 Mar 2020

What’s Wrong with Liking George Michael?

Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, otherwise known as George Michael, was never one to stay in the middle for very often. He was polarizing — men hated him for his good looks, women swooned. but during his 35-year career