Tag Archives: Kanye West

Seven Things We Don’t Care About This Week: Your Moment of Zen Edition

And now, your moment of Zen. Continue reading

Posted in Seven Things We Don't Care About | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yeezy Taught Me: How Kanye & The Roots Make Live Hip Hop Work

Sam Behrens expounds upon the nuances of live hip hop, and what Eminem and Kanye can — and can’t — teach you about the art of performance.
Continue reading

Posted in Monday Rock City | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
Kanye West performing

Kanye West’s Confederate Flag Swag, and the New Slaves

Ever the provocateur, Kanye West is an audacious musician and public figure. Christian N. Kerr ruminates on one of the hip-hops artist’s most recent controversies — his appropriation of the Confederate Flag as fashion statement — and how his audience might be the new slaves of consumerism. Continue reading

Posted in Music | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

A Quinquagenary of Events Important to Baby Boomers, and 14 Other Predictions for 2014

John, Paul, Smaug, and Kanye…and other stuff that will go down in twenty-fourteen. Continue reading

Posted in Popular Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment