Archive: January 27, 2008 - February 2, 2008

The Two-Minute Man, Episode 12: Heavy Hitters Edition

Tough competition this week with a whopping eight Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members on the playlist. Oh, and also Lenny Kravitz and Primitive Radio Gods. Guess who can be found in spots 9 and 10? "1. You Can't Always Get What You Want" - The Rolling Stones I'm...

By David Malitz | February 1, 2008; 5:15 PM ET | Comments (5)

More From the Chat: Hangover Music

Springfield, Va.: What's on your "oh god I'm hungover" playlist? ... This question came into the chat on Tuesday and we thought it would make for a good blog discussion. Were we right? Who knows? In any case, we both made 12-song playlists we thought worked the morning after a...

By David Malitz | January 31, 2008; 2:41 PM ET | Comments (3)

Lenny Kravitz: Letting Love Rule Since 1989

He loves you more than words can say. Dunno if you've noticed, but Lenny Kravitz has been popping up on national television to promote a new album: There was his who-let-him-in-here? performance on the American Music Awards in November, followed by his stint on NBC's New Year's Eve show...

By J. Freedom du Lac | January 30, 2008; 3:19 PM ET | Comments (11)

They Played What, Where? Vol. 1, No. 2

Was enjoying a spectacular game between the Wiz and Raptors at Verizon Center last night (Dominic McGuire, welcome to the league!) when during a break in action the Wizards Dance Team jogged out to center court for one of their ... routines? Forty-five seconds of semi-coordinated gyrating? Anyway, this usually...

By David Malitz | January 30, 2008; 12:04 PM ET | Comments (0)

Hey, Foos - You Do NOT Want To Fight Vince Gill!

Mean mugging, Norman, Okla.-style! (Actually, he's fighting back tears after watching West Virginia wax the Sooners in the Fiesta Bowl.) Vince Gill knows from Grammy. The guitar-slinging country singer has won 18 of the awards during his career, placing him among the Top 10 all-time winners. And this year,...

By J. Freedom du Lac | January 29, 2008; 8:50 AM ET | Comments (2)

Talk Talk: Willie Nelson

Ain't it funny?! Willie Nelson called for a brief interview, and all you got was this lousy 550-word Q&A. (Space considerations and all.) So now, for the rest of the story: The Willie Nelson Q&A (Writer's Cut). Iconoclastic country star Willie Nelson never wants for work. In between rounds...

By J. Freedom du Lac | January 28, 2008; 8:49 AM ET | Comments (5)

 

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