On Oscar night, Shirley Bassey and Adele represented the passing of one 007 crown.
This is not your father's Bond movie, but it is what a Bond movie needs to be now.
Thomas Newman's Skyfall soundtrack is a dynamic listening experience, even without the title song.
For a singer's music to be interesting, it should shine a light to the human soul or show testament to everyday life. Ed Sheeran does neither here.
So, is it too late to talk about the Grammys?
The Grammys 2012 are lacking diversity and ... music
The Beach Boys looked their age and then some, almost like some SNL skit lampooning old rockers.
Didn't think 2011 was great for music? With my faves list, which contains alt. rock, electronic music, metal and more, hopefully you will think better of it and discover new favorites of your own.
Contemporary jazz from the Neil Cowley Trio,
The ten albums that spent the most time in heavy rotation on my CD player. Sorry, the Rockologist doesn't do iPods.