Most people who meet me learn within about thirty minutes that I'm in a state of constant agony. Not because of some sort of tragic childhood or traumatic physical ailment, but because I have television commercials circa 1987 to 2000 stuck in my head at all times. The word "bucket" triggers the song ... More >>
Art and life co-habitate, informing, imitating, and enriching each other constantly. Each week in Better Living Through Music, RFT Music writer Ryan Wasoba explores this symbiotic relationship.
If I could pick one attitude of mine that would look sweet on a T-shirt or tattoo, possibly in metal font ... More >>
Image viaThis week, a letter signed by some 550 health professionals appeared in several major newspapers, urging McDonald's to drop Ronald McDonald as its mascot.McDonald's response? Hell, no.Still, like any successful Fortune 500 company, McDonald's has a contingency plan should circumstances f ... More >>
Rockwell and The Force pack heat in "Sorta Invincible"The Force is out in, um, force today on the ol' Interwebz. Both Black Spade and Rockwell Knuckles unveiled new videos for their respective songs, "Running and Gunning" and "Sorta Invincible," and both projects feature members from the friendly ... More >>
(For a review of openers Dawes, click here.)photos by Keegan HamiltonAlexander "Edward Sharpe" Ebert and Jade Castrinos: at home together.Alex Ebert looks like the the leader of a cult. The frontman of Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros wears a simple white robe with white trousers underneath ... More >>