Eminem Relapse Interscope Records eminem.com ****1/2 Guess who’s back? Finally! Eminem is clean, sober, buff and just as antagonistic as he ever was. If you are looking for dance floor jams, you might be disappointed. Some of the newer “Top 40″ songs aren’t as catchy as his previous hits, but that’s not what makes this […]
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Pomegranates Everybody Come In! myspace.com/pomegranatesart Stars: **** After Pomegranates' debut in 2008, the band was quickly heralded as one to watch by bloggers and indie radio influencers. The band capitalized on that success by touring and quickly getting into the studio to record their follow-up, Everybody Come In! The result is a dreamy and spacey […]
This spring, the third annual Grind: Action Sports and Music Festival is coming back to downtown Austin on April 5. The event is kicking off with a rail jam and skateboard contest, hosted by the University of Texas Wake Team, local 101x radio station and Roadway events. Live music by bands like the Red Jumpsuit […]
Quiksilveri-P23 portable iPod speakers($119.95; apple.com) These portable speakers combine iPod technology with Quiksilver style. The specifically engineered hard case protects the speakers and you iPod while traveling and serves as a speaker cabinet, producing better sound. It even includes a clock that wakes you up to the sound of your iPod.