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Stephen Colbert On The Grammys

The essence of the NARAS shit show distilled. More »

By: Stereogum / February 13, 2007

“Roxanne” 2007: A Jazz Odyssey

So, we broke even. Transposed down to suit Sting's vocal cords, spaced out for the benefit of the young, drug-loving generation next, The Police celebrated the 30th anniversary of "Roxanne" by playing "Roxanne." Stewart looked awfully spry with his traditional-gripping drum fills; Oysterhead did him good! Take a bow, guys. Fifteen minutes to More »

By: Stereogum / February 12, 2007

Liveblogging The 2007 Grammy Awards

It?s on! Welcome the 49th Grammy Award Show, coming to you live you from Stereogum HQ. It?s going to be a long night, but we?re super excited. We?ve got Police to praise, Blunt to mock, and Timberlake backup singers to handicap. Plus ? there?s always those wacky Grammy commercials! We?ve also got some eyes and… More »

By: Stereogum / February 11, 2007

A Grammys Wish

Dear Grammy, We will be liveblogging you on Sunday, and all we ask is for something like this to happen... ... to distract us from the denizens of the NARAS old folks home's idea of taste and/or entertainment. xoxo, Stereogum PS The readers may leave some Grammy wishes in the comments, too. If you can,… More »

By: Stereogum / February 9, 2007

Handicapping The 49th Annual Grammys’ First Five MInutes

Not only is it OK To Like The Grammys, it's so OK that we're inviting you guys to watch 'em with us: Log on Sunday night 'cause we'll be live blogging the show. We'll drink every time Kanye crashes the stage (you are welcome to follow suit). Tequila shots aside, the three best reaso… More »

By: Stereogum / February 8, 2007

It’s Ok To Like… The Grammys

Every week, we encourage you to let your guard down, crawl out of the indie rock bunker, and embrace your guilty pleasures. You're welcome... The Grammys: Five reasons to skip The Simpsons this weekend: 1. The Best New Artist Category Yes, we know they fuck this up every year, and yes, we… More »

By: Stereogum / February 6, 2007

A Grammy Scenario

A charming tidbit from Lefsetz:There are TOO MANY categories. If you can?t get nominated for a Grammy, you?re not a musician. Cut the list. Make it MANAGEABLE, make it MEAN something. And create new categories. Most E-Mailed track. Most TRADED track. Just put in SOMETHING hip, SOMETHING to acknowledge the sea change i… More »

By: Stereogum / December 12, 2006

49th Grammy Nominations Get Bliged, Peppered & Blunted

We know you don't give a shit about who actually wins the Grammys. So vote here instead! Cookie Mountain is currently edging out Boys & Girls for Album Of The Year Gummy. Get involved people! And one vote for Yusuf Islam (are they fucking kidding?!). C'mon this is serious stuff! Oh yeah, the Grammys. More »

By: Stereogum / December 7, 2006

Stereogum’s Guide To Grammys 2006

Woo hoo, it's the 48th Annual Grammys tonight. Stereogum knows it's hard to get excited about an awards ceremony in which Paul McCartney received his 10th Album Of The Year nomination since leaving the Beatles (10?!). Quick primer:Eligibility "year" is 10/1/04 to 9/30/05. That's why no Ariel Pink! Mariah, Kanye, and John Legend lead with… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 8, 2006

48th Grammy Nominations

FYI -- Eligibility "year" is 10/1/04 to 9/30/05. That's why no Ariel Pink! Mariah, Kanye, and John Legend are today's happy campers, with eight nods each. But here are the categories you might care (to argue) about: RECORD OF THE YEAR Award to the Artist (and Producers/Engineers/Mixers). Mariah Carey "We Belong Together" Gorillaz Featuring De… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / December 8, 2005

Album Of The Year, Grammy Stizz

This year's Grammys (Sunday @ 8pm on CBS) are sure to be another major yawn, but I'll watch it anyway. Maybe Gretchen Wilson will have a nip slip. As I've written before, the only Grammy win I ever remember is Album Of The Year. Here are the current standings at ODDS TO… More »

By: Stereogum / February 13, 2005

And The Grammy Goes To … Lionel Richie! does a great job blogging the Grammys ... the 1984 Grammys! 8:48 pm: The camera pans across the front row, where Michael Jackson, clad in his newly-adopted Space Admiral get-up, shares some popcorn with Webster star Emmanuel Lewis. Oh, that's so adorable the way that Michael just picked up Emmanuel and dangled him i… More »

By: Stereogum / February 10, 2004

More Grammy Buzz

Now here's something I didn't expect to see at the Grammys: Margaret Cho is hott! Buzz. Also, I should've blogged this yesterday like I planned, 'cause Low Culture had the same idea and beat me to it. Anyway, here's Amazon's dynamic VDay promotion in a decidedly unromantic context. … More »

By: Stereogum / February 9, 2004

And The Nominees Are…..

RECORD OF THE YEAR: Beyonce feat. Jay-Z - "Crazy In Love" Black Eyed Peas feat. Justin Timberlake - "Where Is The Love?" Coldplay - "Clocks" Eminem - "Lose Yourself" Outkast - "Hey Ya!" ALBUM OF THE YEAR: Missy Elliott - Under Construction Evanescence - Fallen Outkast - Speakerboxxx/The Love Below Justin Timberlake - Justified White… More »

By: Stereogum / December 4, 2003


The always embarrassingly unhip Grammy nominations will be announced this morning. I'm predicting major nods for Johnny Cash and Warren Zevon. Death = Grammy. More »

By: Stereogum / December 4, 2003
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