Looking Back at The Songs That Saved My Life Series

by Jesse Hudgins

Cover and compilation albums can either work really well or they’re huge flops. Some that come to mind that worked are the Rock Against Bush series and the Punk Goes Pop series. While those collections are great and had their share of popularity, I want to give attention to a different series of cover/compilation albums that haven’t gotten as much attention: The Songs That Saved My Life.… Click here to continue reading!

Reflection Section: Behind The Music – LL Cool J, Huey Lewis and the News

by Jordan Mark

For this Reflection Section, I’m looking back at the second and third episodes of the new Behind The Music series that showed LL Cool J and Huey Lewis and the News respectively.

While I knew a few things about LL Cool J before watching the episode, I never realized he’d been known as a carefree rapper that didn’t talk about the issues his fellow contemporaries did.… Click here to continue reading!