Review: Chris Cornell’s ‘Scream’ Howls For Electro-Pop Stardom
2009 / Music

Review: Chris Cornell’s ‘Scream’ Howls For Electro-Pop Stardom

Once upon a time, ex-Soungarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell was the ’90s equivalent of a heavy metal golden god. Now desperate to get his solo career off the ground, Cornell has tracked a new album that ditches heavy rock for Timbaland-produced electro-pop. Find out if the gamble does the trick. Continue reading

Review: Timbaland’s ‘Shock Value’ Has Shockingly Limited Value
2007 / Music

Review: Timbaland’s ‘Shock Value’ Has Shockingly Limited Value

Showcasing plenty of all-star support, the new “solo album” by Timbaland was likely designed to demonstrate the range of pop music’s most-in-demand producer as well as his sway among the industry’s elite. Instead, the disc illuminates his creative weaknesses. Continue reading