Ja Rule

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    The Five Greatest Clean Versions of Your Favorite Hip-Hop Songs

    July's almost over, and as we enter the dog days of summer, it's time to pack up the kids and head on that great family road trip. As wonderful as it is to bond with one another over hours spent in the car, it's should be noted how more and more adults have been diagnosed as being Kidz Bop-intoleran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    Show Review Setlist Photos: Aerosmith at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, Wednesday, June 10

    A spectacular lightning storm delayed the Aerosmith show by about 45 minutes, which likely explains why the quintet's tour kick off was somewhat shorter than it should have been. But did the wait kill the buzz of the crowd at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater? Hell no -- not even when most of the la ... More >>

  • News

    April 5, 2006

    Hip-Hop Hippies

    They might be moguls: Meet Mike Landau and Brad Goldenberg, the minds behind Phat Buddha Productions

  • Music

    January 4, 2006
  • News

    December 21, 2005

    Healthy Distrust

    Hip-hop's trends in 2005

  • Music

    August 24, 2005

    Knights in White Satin

    We explore Dr. Who's link to the White Stripes, get medieval on Into the Moat and imagine 50 Cent's future business endeavors

  • Music

    April 13, 2005


    Hotel (V2)

  • Music

    March 16, 2005

    50 Cent

    The Massacre (Shady/Aftermath)

  • Music

    February 2, 2005

    Anatomy of a Buzz

    Berry's time in the trenches is starting to pay off

  • Film

    January 19, 2005

    Unlucky 13

    This Assault attacks the original and does no damage

  • Music

    November 3, 2004

    Mos Def

    The New Danger (Geffen)

  • Music

    April 28, 2004

    His Name Is Prince

    And he is sexy -- maybe the last sexy musician around

  • Music

    January 28, 2004

    The Gospel According to Tupac

    Jesus raised the dead. Tupac raised the roof. What's the dif?

  • Music

    March 5, 2003

    50 Cent

    Get Rich or Die Tryin' (Shady/Aftermath Records)

  • Music

    December 11, 2002

    Christian Science Monitor

    Unorthodox rapper Jonathan Getzschman keeps his ear to pop culture

  • Film

    November 13, 2002

    Film Openings

    Week of November 13, 2002

  • Culture

    October 23, 2002

    True Dat

    A Run-act play starring the Simmons brothers, Russell and the Rev

  • Music

    September 11, 2002

    Money Shot

    9/11 was supposed to sound the death knell for irony -- so what's gonna happen to Money Mark?

  • Music

    March 27, 2002

    Sweet Willie

    Friends of local musical treasure Willie Akins want to help erase his medical bills