Greil Marcus sticks around to explain why the next generation’s favorite albums aren’t all that important.
Robert Christgau Christgau’s Consumer Guide: Albums of the ’90s (St. Martin’s Griffin) By Kevin John Robert Christgau began his writing career in 1967–the same year Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club […]
2gether: Music From the MTV Original TV Movie (TVT Soundtrax) By Kevin John Teen pop is disposable, right? It’s a question that a legion of aging Generation X music fans […]
Scritti Politti Anomie & Bonhomie (Virgin) By Kevin John It’s not an illusion: everything really does happen faster in the Information Age. And though it’s nice in theory to be […]
The Music in My Head by Mark Hudson (Jonathan Cape) The Music in My Head: Indispensable Classics and Unknown Gems From the Golden Age of African Pop (Stern’s Africa) By […]
Sleater-Kinney/ Lounge Ax, May 8
Ginuwine The Bachelor (550 Music) By Kevin John In the information age, the music of choice is the music uploaded with the most information, natch, like Ginuwine’s number-one R & […]