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A Visit With the Nevermind Baby

July 29th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

Spencer Eldon--aka The Most Famous Penis in Alt-Rock--is back in the spotlight thanks to the upcoming 20th anniversary re-release of Nevermind. If you remember when the album first came out, prepare to feel...old.


South Korean Pop Payola

July 29th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

Think payola is confined to the American and British music industries? Think again. Or, more correctly, think 증회.


Jay-Z and Kanye Piss Off Record Stores

July 29th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

I think it's safe to say that the biggest stars in hip-hop are Jay-Z and Kanye. To have them collaborate on an album should be a record retailer's wet dream. Normally, yes. But not this time. And lots of people are supremely pissed off.


Best. Superhero. Ever.

July 28th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

Brent Chittendem writes an opinion column for Comic Book Daily called Just a Thought. He's working on an upcoming column which resurrects the eternal nerd argument of who is the best superhero ever.


FM For Your Mobile, Would You Use It?

July 28th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

If this survey is anything to go by, probably not. According to today's newsletter from Mark Ramsey Media, over 1,300 Americans aged 15-69 were polled about radio listening and mobile phone use.


U2’s Private Jet

July 28th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

It was just sitting there on its own in the general aviation area of the Winnipeg airport.  My sister and


U2 in Pittsburgh

July 27th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

A nice way to end the show.  Thanks to Larry for the video.  The 360 Tour wraps up for good


BMG to Bid for EMI

July 26th, 2011 | by Alan Cross

  BMG, the German publishing conglomerate that used to be a standalone major record label, wants back in the game.



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