Album sequels: 4 that relive the magic

Monday, July 9, 2012 at 11:59 AM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music They say lightning never strikes twice in the same place, but these music acts have tried (pretty darn successfully) to make the second time a charm. We're taking album sequels, a concept mostly championed by the hip-hop community but which also has been big among classic and prog rockers. Here are four of our faves: The Smashing Pumpkins Machina II/The Friends & Enemies of Modern Music The Chicago quartet ended its original run in 2000 with... READ MORE

My 5 Coachella Must-Sees

Wednesday, April 11, 2012 at 11:16 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Concerts It's here. Finally, after waiting since JUNE 2011 when tickets went on sale, Coachella is here. Remember when the Radiohead headlining spot was just a rumor? (TRUE!) And the speculation that since Dr. Dre was playing, Eminem couldn't be far behind? (TRUE!) And that Madonna would be sitting in on AVICII's set (erm, still just a rumor). We're ready to see it all unfold in Indio. Sure, everyone and their grandma has... READ MORE