Let’s just think this past few days in music for a few minutes before diving into the mosh pit that were The Grammy Awards: First of all, Christina Aguilera gets the words wrong to the American National Anthem at Super Bowl 2011 and the media descend on her as if she broke the Eleventh Commandment. [...]

Seriously, watch and listen to the sounds emanating from this performance by Fergie and the rest of her Black Doe-Eyed Peas again- if you can bear it. Then think: If she were some unknown auditioning for “American Idol”, how far would she go? And if she made it to “Hollywood Week”, how long would she [...]

Some acts should be seen and not heard. And watching the Super Bowl 2011 Half Time Show today, it’s exactly what I thought about Black Eyed Peas. Sure, their records are well-produced, catchy and hugely successful and they are the Aqua of this Generation with their beats, costumes, humps and recording studio trickery. But there [...]