Pop culture's fixation on hot moms
Some of the greatest albums of the last two decades have been composed from samples of other people's music. Now a federal court threatens to turn these artists into outlaws.
Victim of circumstance
San Diego rappers speak out against recent wave of violence
The Great Demo Review 2010, Part Two
Be careful what you ask for—it's our annual critique of stuff submitted by San Diego County's very, very brave musicians
San Diego record stores struggle for survival
The curious case of Benjamin Johnson
A rock vet tries his hand at hip-hop—and it doesn’t suck
Mike Pinto’s acoustic reggae and San Diego’s breezy climes make a perfect fit
Is ruidosón a genre, a philosophy, a movement or all of the above?
Which of these new hip-hop events suits you?
'Twas the best of times...
The economy might've sucked, but music flourished in 2010