Audra Schroeder

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  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Are you angry yet, folks? Are you good and hopped up after the presidential debates? What the trio of confrontations between George and John (no, not Harrison and Lennon) needed was mood music. Like when Bush suggested that college-educated men an...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    It was the fall or winter of 1995, and I was standing in front of the stage at the Edge in Fort Lauderdale, being throttled by a throng of sweaty, mohawked kids while trying in vain to chain-smoke the pack of cigarettes I had stolen from my mom. I...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Teedra Moses grew up studying her mother, a successful gospel singer on the church revival circuit. She grew up listening to gospel on the radio in her mother's car and jamming to Luther Vandross. Later, she graduated to every young girl's first l...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Talib Kweli has been called a revolutionary, a philosopher, a teacher, a social critic who waxes poetic on the black community's travails. While he doesn't necessarily accept these labels, his latest CD, The Beautiful Struggle, most definitely is ...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    Go ahead and say heavy metal musicians are arrogant assholes, dirty longhairs, and social outcasts who live with their parents and worship Satan, sniff glue, and set fires. It may even be true. But according to Alex Suarez, guitarist for the instr...

  • 11 years ago | Music News

    MTV's "reality" show Cribs may show you what spoiled rock stars and actors can do with assloads of money (i.e., five SUVs in different colors, fountains, stripper poles, heat-sensitive security systems), but the only episode that came even close t...