Cranberries Singer, Dolores O’Riordan, Dead At 46

Dolores O’Riordan, lead singer of The Cranberries has died at the age of 46 in London. Rolling Stone has a statement from O’Riordan’s publicist stating, “Irish and international singer Dolores O’Riordan has died suddenly in London today. She was 46 years old. The lead singer with the Irish band The Cranberries was in London for… Read More Cranberries Singer, Dolores O’Riordan, Dead At 46

St. Vincent Album Speculation – Fan Frothing – Etc.

With her debut, Marry Me, Annie Clark (St. Vincent) painted a pastel picture rife with an inky-black rage, though perhaps suburban frustration. Her second album, Actor, saw a release in tension, but a tight focus on the blaring ennui that is life, a fairy tale with bloody consequences. Strange Mercy, I would argue her most personal record to date wound through glimmering tales of shadowy triumph and rebellion. Her latest, St. Vincent (self-titled), paints a picture of Ms. Clark we were not previously privy to, that of her as a Future Queen, mining a realm of diamond-encrusted microchips and leaving few standing in her wake.… Read More St. Vincent Album Speculation – Fan Frothing – Etc.

The French Fries Have A Plan: Go Blonde Kanye West, enigma of a man, Hip-Hop Monolith for some, future President? has always been on the outlandish side of life, to the benefit of art and music, depending on how you feel about him as a whole. Finally though, he may be speaking sanely for the… Read More