The Anniversary

The Anniversary

Baduizm Turns 20

Erykah Badu was a rapper before she was a singer. You could tell. You could see it for yourself in Badu's video for her 2002…
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2017 - 11:00 am

The Anniversary

“Song 2″ Turns 20

"Woo-hoo!" - Damon Albarn
Chris DeVille | February 10, 2017 - 10:45 am

The Anniversary

“The Impression That I Get” Turns 20

The 1995 edition of Lollapalooza had a lineup that, in retrospect, seems almost inconceivably cool. It had the Jesus Lizard. It had Elastica. It had…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2017 - 11:51 am

The Anniversary

Perfect From Now On Turns 20

At the climax of "Car," a twee power ballad from Built To Spill's 1994 album There's Nothing Wrong With Love, Doug Martsch passionately whined, "I…
Chris DeVille | January 27, 2017 - 10:29 am

The Anniversary

Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer? Turns 10

Kevin Barnes spent the winter on the verge of a total breakdown while living in Norway. He says as much on "A Sentence Of Sorts
James Rettig | January 23, 2017 - 11:00 am

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Homework Turns 20

When Daft Punk's debut album, Homework -- which celebrates its 20th anniversary tomorrow -- was new, I hated it. I had a standard joke about…
Tom Breihan | January 19, 2017 - 12:55 pm

The Anniversary

Hell Hath No Fury Turns 10

In 1697, the British playwright William Cosgrove wrote The Mourning Bride, and two famous quotes have lived on from that play for centuries: "Music has…
Collin Robinson | November 28, 2016 - 11:01 am

The Anniversary

If You’re Feeling Sinister Turns 20

Today, it would seem like a transparent marketing stunt. Belle And Sebastian were a group of bookish Scottish kids, playing stunningly pretty songs that happened…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2016 - 12:40 pm

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Endtroducing….. Turns 20

Looking back a couple of decades, it's not that much of a shock that turntablism produced a masterpiece. It's more of a shock that it…
Tom Breihan | November 18, 2016 - 10:53 am

The Anniversary

Ys Turns 10

If there was ever really such a thing as a freak folk scene, Joanna Newsom was far too ambitious to be contained by it. Yet…
Chris DeVille | November 4, 2016 - 11:00 am

The Anniversary

Ironman Turns 20

Maybe 10 years ago, I sat down to interview Method Man, during a point where he was on a career downturn, about to leave his…
Tom Breihan | October 28, 2016 - 2:17 pm

The Anniversary

Being There Turns 20

Behold the tipping point of Jeff Tweedy's career. …
Chris DeVille | October 28, 2016 - 12:19 pm

The Anniversary

Back To Black Turns 10

"When you write a song, you have to remember how you felt," Amy Winehouse says, as she recalls the making of Back To Black in…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 27, 2016 - 11:54 am

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Antichrist Superstar Turns 20

"Multiple orgasms." That was how my friend Erin described her first experience hearing Marilyn Manson's second album, Antichrist Superstar, back when it came out in…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2016 - 1:37 pm

The Anniversary

Boys And Girls In America Turns 10

Would it be overblown and excessively poetic to say the Hold Steady started a revolution? Maybe, maybe not -- but what's even the point of…
Chris DeVille | October 3, 2016 - 12:42 pm
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