Joan Osborne

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    20 Prince Albums You Still Can't Get On iTunes

    Three years ago, Prince's relationship status with the internet could best be described as "It's complicated." "The internet's completely over," he toldThe Daily Mirror, the UK newspaper which give away copies of his 20Ten album (no, I haven't heard it, either.) "I don't see why I should give my ... More >>

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    November 9, 2011

    The Serene Dominic Show with Jono Manson

    ​The Monday after the Tempe Block Party, you would be within your rights to scratch your head and ask "Did that really happen?" And duly, "Did John Popper (of Blues Traveler), Shurman and Jono Manson fly in to play a free show with free food and drink in an apartment complex on South Terrace R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2008

    A fake AC/DC and other bands we love that you’ll loathe

    By Clay McNear Why are tribute bands so maligned? By definition, they lack original thought, but most make up for it with suicide-bomber zeal. Not to mention pride of craftsmanship. As someone who used to play "Smoke on the Water" and "We're an American Band" in a shitty junior-high band, I can tel ... More >>

  • Music

    April 24, 2008
  • Film

    November 28, 2002

    What Was Going On

    At long last, the spotlight replaces the Shadows that obscured the Funk Brothers

  • Music

    March 14, 2002

    Nine Inch Nails

    And All That Could Have Been (Nothing)

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    November 15, 2001

    Shelby Lynne

    Love, Shelby (Island)

  • Music

    May 10, 2001

    Comp Runamok

    A spate of new various-artist releases forces us to ponder the question 'Who Put the Comp?'

  • Music

    January 18, 2001

    Emerald Guile

    Exploring a variety of the world's folk traditions with daring aplomb, the Chieftains continue to draw on a musical well that looks as if it may never run dry

  • Music

    September 24, 1998

    Mystic Pieces

    Tori Amos unloads ethereal baggage at Choirgirl Hotel

  • Music

    December 4, 1997

    Beauty and Sadness

    Recently emancipated from Atlantic, Juliana Hatfield tests the waters with a new indie EP

  • Music

    November 6, 1997

    Playing God

    The Artist gives a divine performance while saying to hell with the music industry

  • Music

    September 25, 1997

    Charles in Charge

    New collection brilliantly confirms Ray Charles' position as the architect of soul

  • Music

    July 10, 1997

    Sarah, Smile

    Can Sarah McLachlan's creativity survive a bout with happiness?

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    May 15, 1997
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    April 10, 1997
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    January 23, 1997
  • Calendar

    October 3, 1996
  • Music

    September 12, 1996

    One for the Show

    Can Shamsi, Jamal and company maintain "spiritual oneness" in a two-faced record industry?

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    May 9, 1996
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    April 18, 1996
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    January 11, 1996
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    November 16, 1995

    Four Thousand Miles From Tempe

    Ten days, five cities, chainmotels and a van named Sugar. This is how Dead Hot Workshop doestheroad.