Review: Jurassic 5 Cultivate Cuddly Vision Of Hip-Hop
2006 / Music

Review: Jurassic 5 Cultivate Cuddly Vision Of Hip-Hop

Los Angeles rap collective, Jurassic 5, has released yet another album touting positive messages and the joys of old-school hip-hop. Soundbytes answers the question of whether their sound is getting old or just acts that way. Continue reading

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Memorial: Late Syd Barrett Shines
2006 / Memorial / Music

Memorial: Late Syd Barrett Shines

News broke Tuesday that Pink Floyd co-founder and longtime musical hermit Syd Barrett had died last week, concluding one of pop music’s great vanishing acts. Although his creative output totals only a few dozen psychedelica-infused songs, Barrett’s influence permeates not only his ex-bandmates’ classic albums but countless artists today. Continue reading