The Anniversary

The Anniversary

Midnite Vultures Turns 20

The Beck of the 21st century is a serious artiste. Although he'll always be known as the guy who made "Loser" and Odelay, since the…
Chris DeVille | November 22, 2019 - 1:35 pm

The Anniversary

2001 Turns 20

In the fall of 1999, Dr. Dre was thinking about putting on a musical. On the eve of the release of his sophomore album 2001,…
Tom Breihan | November 15, 2019 - 9:44 am

The Anniversary

The Battle Of Los Angeles Turns 20

In 1909, Westerville, Ohio became the national headquarters of the Anti-Saloon League, an organization dedicated to outlawing the sale of alcoholic beverages across the United…
Chris DeVille | November 1, 2019 - 12:50 pm

The Anniversary

Tha Block Is Hot Turns 20

While he was still a child, Lil Wayne watched his father leave and his stepfather die. He attempted suicide, shooting himself in the chest. He…
Tom Breihan | November 1, 2019 - 11:19 am

The Anniversary

Le Tigre Turns 20

"One step forward! Five steps back! One cool record in the year of rock-rap!" That was Kathleen Hanna, gritting her teeth hard, on "FYR," a…
Tom Breihan | October 25, 2019 - 12:54 pm

The Anniversary

No. 4 Turns 20

It had been a tumultuous and fragmented couple of years for Stone Temple Pilots. After a fairly prolific stretch -- three albums in the three…
Ryan Leas | October 25, 2019 - 11:55 am

The Anniversary

Emergency & I Turns 20

To be twentysomething is to be anxious, listless, and confused. Whatever unique obstacles millennials may be facing, the quarter-life crisis -- that uncertain phase when…
Chris DeVille | October 25, 2019 - 10:15 am

The Anniversary

Tarot Sport Turns 10

Fuck Buttons have a way of easing you into their world. Each of the band's three studio albums go about this gradual introduction a little…
James Rettig | October 14, 2019 - 11:24 am

The Anniversary

Black On Both Sides Turns 20

When Mos Def's debut album Black On Both Sides arrived -- 20 years ago, tomorrow -- it was a refreshing breath of nasty New York…
Collin Robinson | October 11, 2019 - 10:45 am

The Anniversary

Something To Write Home About Turns 20

There is no statistical database that will inform me how many albums have begun with a pick slide, but I have an ironclad certainty that…
Ian Cohen | September 30, 2019 - 10:45 am

The Anniversary

Human Clay Turns 20

Among other things, Creed's second album holds the distinction as the only piece of recorded music I've been punched in the face over. I was…
Larry Fitzmaurice | September 27, 2019 - 10:00 am

The Anniversary

Album Turns 10

"I'm sick and tired of the way that I feel." That was how Christopher Owens introduced himself to the world. It's the opening line from…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2019 - 11:40 am

The Anniversary

The Fragile Turns 20

To understand just how out-of-place Nine Inch Nails were in 1999, you only have to look at that year's MTV Video Music Awards. The 1998…
Tom Breihan | September 20, 2019 - 10:19 am

The Anniversary

American Football Turns 20

Imagine if your college diary became public. For most of us, that’s not hard to do, as thousands willingly spilled their guts on a now-shuttered…
Nina Corcoran | September 18, 2019 - 2:16 pm
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