Archive: November 18, 2007 - November 24, 2007

The Two-Minute Man, Episode 2

This week's installment of the Two-Minute Man isn't nearly as top heavy as last week's. No Beatles, no Stones, but we do have another completely random one-hit wonder from the '90s. And after a male-dominated debut last week, some women finally found their way onto 94.7's airwaves during my morning...

By David Malitz | November 23, 2007; 12:59 PM ET | Comments (7)

Live Last Night: The Hold Steady/Art Brut/1990s

My review of last night's Hold Steady gig at the sold-out 9:30 club? Right here. It was pretty much the same show as last year's - almost identical setlist, same speech at the end, my same complaints about singer Craig Finn missing the timing on some of his best lines...

By David Malitz | November 21, 2007; 3:21 PM ET | Comments (0)

The A-to-Z Hold Steady Glossary

You don't just listen to the Hold Steady. You immerse yourself in the Hold Steady. The Brooklyn-via-Minnesota quintet plays fist-pumping, glass-raising bar band rock, and does it damn well - classic rock as done by folks weaned on the Replacements. If it was just killer riffs and tight songs the...

By David Malitz | November 20, 2007; 9:45 AM ET | Comments (0)

American Music Awards: God, Country and a Fallen Jonas Brother

I watched so Malitz didn't have to. Play-by-play inside includes random notes, observations and Celine Dion insults....

By J. Freedom du Lac | November 19, 2007; 12:20 AM ET | Comments (0)

 

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