20 Dec 2017

Album Review: ‘Songs of Experience,’ U2

U2’s 14th studio album, Songs of Experience, finds the 50-something rockers searching for a voice, an identity, and relevance in a world of hip-hop and bubblegum pop. This hasn’t been a problem for them in the past; they’ve successfully reinvented
18 Dec 2017

Review – ‘Underneath the Tree’, Kelly Clarkson

Kelly Clarkson is venturing into dangerous territory with her Christmas hit “Underneath the Tree”. It’s just different enough from Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas is You” to avoid a lawsuit, but the two are so
14 Dec 2017

Pat DiNizio, 1955-2017

Pat DiNizio, lead singer and songwriter for the 1980s-90s band The Smithereens, died Tuesday of unknown causes. The Smithereens were a power pop band whose hooks rivaled those of the Beatles. They hit their creative peak in