Geoff Harkness

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  • 10 years ago | Music News

    It's not easy fronting a band that's the darling of the rock press. Just ask Spoon front man Britt Daniel, who's busy collecting five-star accolades for his group's latest effort, Gimme Fiction. The love that critics heaped upon Spoon in the wake ...

  • 10 years ago | Music News

    "Everybody thinks we're assholes," Sum 41 guitarist Dave Baksh says. "We're Canadian; it's impossible." Phoning from one of the asshole capitals of Los Angeles, the Bel Age Hotel near Sunset Strip, Baksh and his band are taking a breather from an ...

  • 11 years ago | Local Wire

    Of the seven trillion (and counting) members of the Wu-Tang Clan, Method Man always has shown the most promise. From the get-go, the sandpaper-throated roughneck dazzled, with an exuberant flow and one head-spinning turn of phrase after another. H...

  • 11 years ago | Local Wire

    Did you know that Tijuana rhymes with marijuana? Of course you did -- you've heard Cypress Hill before. The Hill's 1991 self-titled debut was a hip-hop landmark that altered the genre's very structure. Within months of its release, everyone from H...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Raekwon ranks among the Wu-Tang Clan's premier lyricists, but he'll probably never top his 1995 solo debut, Only Built 4 Cuban Linx. The self-proclaimed "Chef" disappointed his fan base with his marginal follow-up, Immobilarity, which put the pres...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    It's a bitch trying to get a giant stuffed grizzly across international borders these days. "We have a big bear. He's been coming onstage with us lately," Hamilton explains in a British accent thicker than a London phone book. "We'd like to bring ...