Top 10 Pop Punk Songs of the Early 2000s

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 11:55 AM
Stef Preston

  Music   The early aughts were pop punk's prime. Sure, there were Blink-182, Green Day and the Get Up Kids before this era, but it wasn't until teenagers listening to those bands in the late '90s grew up and formed bands of their own that pop punk really took off and had many different interpretations. In honor of one of the most important pop punk album's 10th anniversary, (Fall Out Boy's From Under the Cork Tree, of... READ MORE

7 Autumn Albums We're Dying To Hear

Monday, September 22, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Pumpkin Spice Lattes, sweaters and sweet, sweet tunes from some big names. It’s fall, and we’re jazzed for these 7 upcoming albums. From jazz to freak-folk, there’s something for everyone. (Even grandma gets a new Barbra Streisand collection. Go, Gran!)   Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga – Cheek to Cheek (Sept. 23, Interscope)Momma Monster and the long-reigning king of cool come together officially on this album of standards. It’s not the first time the odd couple have... READ MORE

Reflecting on My Chemical Romance

Saturday, March 23, 2013 at 3:42 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music It's not the kind of news you'd want to - or expect to - hear at 9 p.m. on a Friday. But there it was: the announcement that emo favorites turned area rockers My Chemical Romance were closing up shop. It was followed by front man Gerard Way proclaiming via Twitter: "Beyond any sadness, what I feel the most is pride." He signed off with an iconic image of Harry Houdini suspended in a straitjacket... READ MORE