Tag: Quincy Jones

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Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: The Recap

This was not only my first trip to SXSW, it was my first trip to Austin. I’ve been to Houston a couple of times, but the two cities...

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Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: Day Two, Starring Silvio Dante

Yesterday’s photos are online at Picasa. AUSTIN, TX — I’m back in the press room at the Austin Convention Center filing...

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Music, SXSW '09

SXSW ’09: Q and Devo

I’m writing to you from the press center at SXSW. I have just come from a two hour, stirring keynote speech by the great Quincy...

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Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Michael Jackson

Seems Uncle Donnie has recently taken a shine to the King of Pop; this particular missive was near the top of the Skwatzenschitz...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 1/15/83

Welcome back to CHART ATTACK!, all new for 2009! This year we’ll be doing much like we’ve done in the past: ripping apart...

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Books, Bookshelf

Bookshelf: Holiday Gift Ideas

So you say that your finances are under more pressure than Rod Blagojevich and you still have gifts to buy for the holidays? Join the club....

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Into the Ear of Madness, Music

Into the Ear of Madness: Week 14 — Goodbye To Those Lazy, Hazy, Crazy Days of…

Over the next year Terje Fjelde has agreed to listen to nothing but David Foster on his iPod. He’s loaded the thing with over 1,200...

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Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Fixing Janet

Depending on who you ask, Janet Jackson may not actually be in need of fixing. Her latest album, Discipline, is a hit and so is the first...