From AP WILTON, New Hampshire (AP) — Guitarist Rod Price, founding member of the blues boogie band Foghat, died Tuesday after falling down a stairway at his home, a family friend said. He was 57. The London native’s solos drove Foghat to three platinum and eight gold records during the band’s quarter-century career.
So much has already been said about Bloc Party, from the early clamor around “She’s Hearing Voices” right up through today’s release of Silent Alarm. All that hype is tough to live up to, but Silent Alarm definitely delivers. It’s one of the best things we’ve heard this year, and we can’t wait for Bloc […]
I suppose I should be at PS1’s Greater New York congratulating my friend D about his ascension into the ranks of the emerged artist. Instead, I find myself alone with a wretched hangover and a bucket of cynicism. I’m soaking my feet in it to soothe the bitterness that washes over me as I read […]
It’s important to keep in mind what this whole the Terri Schiavo BS is really about; the 2006 elections: From Seattle Times: Republican leaders believe their attention to the Terri Schiavo issue could pay dividends with Christian conservatives whose support they covet in the 2006 midterm elections, according to a GOP memo intended to be […]
“More than 130 buildings are under construction in a haven for artsy young people.” click image for building slideshow – care of NYTimes (reg req) From NYTimes [read it here (reg required) or below] Williamsburg Reinvented In the last decade, Williamsburg in Brooklyn has been a first stop for young people new to the city, […]