The initial criticism of Cracker was that it was too mainstream, devoid of the quirks that made leader David Lowery's first group, Camper Van Beethoven, so likable.
You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
Nobody gets four encores at an L.A. show. Never happens. Well, almost never.
MULTIMEDIA SPLASH returns of '60s stars are becoming rather frequent -- Tina Turner, Pete Townshend -- but few rival the planned 1994 hit parade of Marianne Faithfull.
Pete Townshend has lived through several decades of rock 'n' roll, but he's not close to extinction. "I may look like a dinosaur, but I don't think I behave like one," joked the British rocker, whose…
File this one under "pleasant surprise." Her name is Sonya Jason.
She's baaaaack! Epic Records artist Cyndi Lauper returned to L.A. to preview her new release, "Hat Full of Stars."
Don't believe the hype. Please don't believe the hype.
What's new is old and what's old is new in the rapidly changing world of cutting-edge music.
The sound of Australia's pop scene is as varied as its U.S. counterpart, even if it's a considerably smaller population. From INXS' pop tunes to Midnight Oil's political harangues to the quasi-punk…