Popchips, the snack food that you notice but never actually buy, has found itself in the middle of a media firestorm thanks to an ad starring Ashton Kutcher. In the ad, Kutcher plays several different men purporting to be clients of an online dating service, including "Raj," a "Bollywood producer" w ... More >>
Todd OwyoungTaylor Hanson at the Pageant. View more photos here.Mock Hanson's music at your peril. The fresh-faced trio is still best-known for its effervescent tween-pop days - don't front, you know all the words to "MMMBop" - but it's grown into its bubblegum-funk/soul sound rather nicely. ... More >>
Artist: Captain & Tennille Album: Dream From: Vintage Vinyl Year: 1978 Label: A&M Records What it sounds like: Jimmy Buffett The Beach Boys Barbra Streisand Elton John/Scissor Sisters Diana Ross = Captain & Tennille.
A local folk staple and a hip-hop collective remain unexpected bedfellows
A local power-pop connoisseur brings his joy to the masses with a new CD
Kill the DJ (Cleopatra)
Oliver Beene goes against fake millionaires and phony idols
Mary and Jeff Clarke feed beauty to the tough world of high fashion. Hard to do from the cornfields of Iowa. Harder still in St. Louis, where too many parents and kids have their dreams exploited for money.
From a suburban roller rink, identical twins David and Darren Stith gamble on future hip-hop stars. Getting paid is everyone's preoccupation.
If Fox expels Undeclared, blame everyone but Judd Apatow
Judd Apatow's Freaks and Geeks grow up, more or less, and move to a dorm
Isolation Drills (TVT)
In Ted Demme's Blow, Johnny Depp summons an American snowstorm
With Traffic, Steven Soderbergh takes on the unwinnable war