Archive: Rock the Bells

Rock the Bells: Vital Albums, Part 2

The original idea here was to pick the five best albums by Rock the Bells participants, and it looked like we were well on our way after immediately agreeing on the first three titles. But then I nominated De La Soul's "3 Feet High and Rising," and Malitz insisted that...

By J. Freedom du Lac | July 25, 2008; 07:54 PM ET | Comments (3)

Rock the Bells Vital Albums, Part 1

The Rock the Bells tour hits Merriweather Post Pavilion on Sunday and the lineup is stacked. There's plenty of up-and-coming talent -- the Cool Kids, Spank Rock, Wale, Santogold, etc. -- but the presence of so many of hip-hop's heavy hitters is what makes it one of the best tours...

By David Malitz | July 24, 2008; 05:45 PM ET | Comments (0)


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