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  • John Mellencamp's season of political discontent

    John Mellencamp's season of political discontent
    JOHN MELLENCAMP captured something about himself three decades ago when he penned the words, "I need a lover that won't drive me crazy." Someone who knows the meaning of "hey hit the highway." These days, he could say the same for most of America's...
  • Toyota builds trucks like a big guy

    Toyota builds trucks like a big guy
    Raleigh, N.C. — IT doesn't surprise me that, after 14 years of stalking the American pickup market, Toyota has finally unleashed full-size pickup hell with its monstrous Toyota Tundra, a truck that goes nose to nose with big-ugly domestics Ford F-...
  • Live review: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Norah Jones, Dave Matthews, CSN, Elton John, Wilco and more pay tribute to Neil Young

     
    Neil Young is hardly the oldest guy in pop music. Accepting the award for MusiCares Person of the Year at Friday’s annual gala at the Los Angeles Convention Center, the 64-year-old musician, philanthropist and activist gazed out at the crowd......
  • White House civil-rights concert moved up to Tuesday by snowstorms

     
    Among the myriad other disruptions that massive snowstorms are causing on the East Coast, a Black History Month concert at the White House delineating the role music played in the civil-rights movement has been hastily bumped up a day, to......
  • American Fool: John Mellencamp for Senator?

     
    You don't have to be a political junkie like me to know that, with the economy still in low gear and healthcare having gone down in flames, the Democrats are going to be in big trouble this November. Many pundits......
  • Album reviews: Merle Haggard's 'I Am What I Am' and Willie Nelson's 'Country Music'

     
    The new albums by Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard represent each country veteran’s debut with a new label, but on both discs, that’s where the novelty ends: With Nelson's “Country Music” on Rounder and Haggard's “I Am What I Am”......
  • Timberlake to induct Madonna into Hall of Fame

    Timberlake to induct Madonna into Hall of Fame
    Justin Timberlake will induct Madonna into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The "Sexyback" singer has been working with the Material Mom on her upcoming album, expected to be released this year. Madonna will be among those honored March 10 at the...
  • Review: Sheryl Crow's 'Detours'

    Review: Sheryl Crow's 'Detours'
    Sheryl Crow "Detours" (A&M) *** ½ THERE'S a concept in psychology of the "good-enough mother" -- the exemplary caregiver who satisfies a child's needs without smothering budding independence. Today's stressed-out parents have turned to this 1950s ideal...
  • Madonna, Mellencamp newest to Rock Hall

    Madonna, Mellencamp newest to Rock Hall
    The Material Girl is about to become a Hall of Famer. The ever-evolving Madonna was announced as a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee on Thursday along with John Mellencamp, The Ventures, Leonard Cohen and The Dave Clark Five. A panel of 600 industry...
  • 'March On, Dream Normal'

    'March On, Dream Normal'
    It must be said: Theater is doing a heckuva better job than Hollywood at creating meaningful dramas about the Iraq war. Maybe it's because the under-the-radar nature of theater companies lets them take risks and make bold statements. Or maybe it's because...
  • New CDs: Tom Morello, Mercury Rev, Kellie Pickler

    New CDs: Tom Morello, Mercury Rev, Kellie Pickler
    Tom Morello: The Nightwatchman "The Fabled City" (Epic) * * * Some people think folk music is more honest than other forms, but it's also rich territory for alter egos. Bob Dylan called himself Blind Boy Grunt to continue making folk recordings as he...