Wednesday Mar 19
5 things you need to know about rapper Bun B
Bun B has performed as a solo act since the death of his partner in Underground Kingz, Pimp C. Photo: Rap-A-Lot Records As one-half of Underground Kingz, Bernard "Bun B" Freeman created much of the language and style that informs modern street rap, whether it's the gleaming "candy paint" of tricked-out classic Chevys, or simply being "trill," or ... (more)
Music scholar Elijah Wald investigates Jelly Roll Morton, rap, and...
Author and musician Elijah Wald discusses Jelly Roll Morton and how pop culture history is written March 20, at Tulane University.
Slash and Aaron Freeman Team for Bob Dylan Cover 'Wiggle Wiggle'
Former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash plays solos and makes noise as ex-Ween member Aaron Freeman sings on a newly released recording of the Bob Dylan track "Wiggle Wiggle," streaming now on Stereogum .
The Gaston Gazette
Meet the musician: Trent Glisson celebrates debut CD with show at Route 7
Local musician Trent Glisson is getting his name out there. The native Gastonian's first radio single, "Cold World," can be heard on rock station 106.5 The End, and he's just recorded his debut self-titled CD.
Oakley, the Bernese mountain dog, saves lives of couple in Vermont fire
When a fire broke out in a three-story condo building at a ski resort this weekend, the alarms didn't go off right away.