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Note: as of 2004-03-15 these are no longer being maintained. The original intention was to stuff this info into a database, which may still happen, but the marginal value of this file (everything here is elsewhere on the website) isn't enough to justify the manual effort to maintain it.

These are links to Robert Christgau's articles on-line at The Village Voice.

Consumer Guides

Feb. 10, 2004: Parts of the Elephunk
The Black Eyed Peas;

Jan. 13, 2004: MLK Fever
The Wrens; Missy Elliott; Kid Koala; Ludacris; Mr. Lif; Murs; The Shins; Gary Stewart; Timbaland & Magoo; Lil Jon & the East Side Boyz.

Dec. 30, 2003: Who Needs Boxes?
De La Soul; Postwar Jazz: An Arbitrary Roadmap; King Sunny Ade; Bad Brains; The Best There Ever Was; Ella Fitzgerald; Thelonious Monk; Bill Monroe; Augustus Pablo; Art Tatum; Ethel Waters; Talking Heads.

Dec. 2, 2003: Turkey Shoot 2003
Afro Celts; Clay Aiken; Ashanti; Ry Cooder/Manuel Galbán; Evanescence; Beth Gibbons & Rustin Man; Josh Groban; Junior Senior; Daniel Lanois; The Mars Volta; Lisa Marie Presley; Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players; Obie Trice; Andrew W.K.; Darryl Worley.

Nov. 18, 2003: Greatest Whatevers
Rahim Alhaj; The Bottle Rockets; The Dandy Warhols; Miles Davis; Festival in the Desert; Al Green; The Handsome Family; Television; Pharmacists.

Oct. 28, 2003:
Björk; Buck 65; The Fever; Aretha Franklin; Jean Grae; Gaby Kerpel; Non-Prophets; Rancid; OutKast; Ms. Dynamite.

Sept. 16, 2003:
Kimya Dawson; Warren Zevon; Mahmoud Ahmed; Amy Allison; The Blue Series Continuum; The Klezmatics; The Rough Guide to South African Gospel; James Blood Ulmer; Loudon Wainwright III; My Morning Jacket.

Aug. 5, 2003:
Akrobatik; Electric Six; Fannypack; Fountains of Wayne; Macy Gray; Lifesavas; McEnroe; Panjabi MC; Ragga Ragga Ragga! 2003; Wide Right; Sole.

June 24, 2003:
King Sunny Ade; Arabesque Tlata 3; Drive-By Truckers; Horace X; Hamani Keita & Marc Minelli; The Kings of Highlife; The New Pornographers; NOFX; Shango, Shouter and Obeah; Bill Frisell.

June 10, 2003:
Gilad Atzmon; Johnny Cash; Kaito; Kaito U.K.; Ndala Kasheba; The Naysayer; Todd Snider; Lucinda Williams; Wire; Yeah Yeah Yeahs; Gene Ammons & Sonny Stitt; Amy Rigby; Gossip.

January 14, 2003:
Badly Drawn Boy; Buck 65; Cash Money Records: Platinum Hits; Ms. Jade; The Music in My Head; Youssou N'Dour & Le Super Etoile; Northern State; The Roots; The Streets; Tinariwen; Wide Right; Common.

December 24, 2002:
Art Blakey; Leonard Cohen; Lee Dorsey; Billie Holiday + Lester Young; Memphis Jug Band; Youssou N'Dour & Étoile de Dakar; Elvis Presley; Django Reinhardt; Jimmie Rodgers; The Rough Guide to the Music of Nigeria and Ghana; Run-D.M.C.; They Might Be Giants; Warren Zevon.

October 22, 2002:
American Polka; Burnt Sugar; Luna; Youssou N'Dour; Orchestra Baobab; Public Enemy; Red Hot + Riot; The Rough Guide to Paris Café Music; Tin Hat Trio; Yohimbe Brothers; Defining Tech.

September 10, 2002:
The Apples in Stereo; Dexter's Laboratory: The Hip-Hop Experiment; Marianne Faithfull; Ice Cube; Mekons; Me'Shell Ndegéocello; Pretty Girls Make Graves; Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali; Sleater-Kinney; Spoon; David Bowie.

July 16, 2002:
Atmosphere; Bhundu Boys; The Capricorns; Colombia; DJ Shadow; The History of Township Music; The Hives; Orchestra Super Mazembe; Tom Zé; Northern State; N.E.R.D.

June 11, 2002:
Big Lazy; The Breeders; Crooked Fingers; John Forté; Pet Shop Boys; Raphael Saadiq; Silkworm; South African Freedom Songs; The Meat Purveyors; Will Rigby; Sheryl Crow.

May 21, 2002:
Africa Raps; The Blind Boys of Alabama; The Bottle Rockets; Fred Eaglesmith; Corey Harris; Mondo Soukous; Papa Noel & Papi Oviedo; Koko Taylor; The Best Bootlegs in the World Ever; Warren Zevon; Beau Jocque.

April 16, 2002:
Bang on a Can; Dillinger; Imperial Teen; Alanis Morissette; The Reputation; Roberto Rodriguez; Patti Smith; Steel Pulse; The Velvet Underground; Cornershop; Djelimady Tounkara; The Langley Schools Music Project.

March 12, 2002:
Aesop Rock; Amy Allison; Issa Bagayogo; Björk; Kasey Chambers; Faudel; Jay-Z; Joey Ramone; Spoon; The Highlife Allstars; Lightning Bolt; Bonnie Raitt.

January 29, 2002:
Basement Jaxx; Brun Campbell; Fugazi; Ghostface Killah; Orchestra Baobab; Ocehètre Vévé; Salsa Clasica; The Sidewalks of New York; Taraf de Haïdouks; De La Soul; Buck 65; RZA as Bobby Digital.

December 14, 2001:
Eric B. & Rakim; Count Basie; The Doors; Joe Ely; Ella Fitzgerald; Marvin Gaye; Coleman Hawkins; Billie Holiday; The Holy Modal Rounders and Friends; Roger Miller; Sonny Rollins; Mary Wells; Girl Group Greats; Thelonious Monk.

November 21, 2001:
Michelle Branch; Daft Punk; Ani DiFranco; Incubus; Jimmy Eat World; Matchbox Twenty; Montgomery Gentry; Shuggie Otis; Peaches; Project Pat; Rainer Maria; Sisqo; Tool; Train; Pete Yorn; Enya; D-12.

November 9, 2001:
Aesop Rock; Bullfrog; Buddy Guy; Hakim; Etta James; Mush Filmstrip (Frame 1); New Order; The Strokes; Tidiane et Les Dieuf Dieul; The Coup; Tea in Marrakech; Shãni.

October 10, 2001:
The Beat: Go-Go's Fusion of Funk and Hip Hop; The Handsome Family; Kekele; Le Tigre; Yo-Yo Ma; Radio Tarifa; Leo Wadada Smith / Thomas Mapfumo; Soul Brothers; Manu Chao; Leonard Cohen; Classical Hits.

September 12, 2001:
Babyface; Burnt Sugar / The Arkestra Chamber; Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards; Gimme Indie Rock V. 1; Alicia Keys; Pernice Brothers; James Blood Ulmer; Don White; Bob Dylan; The White Stripes; Janet Jackson.

August 1, 2001:
Clem Snide; Desert Roses and Arabian Rhythms; Keep It Rollin': The Blues Piano Collection; KMD; MF Doom; The Rough Guide to Indonesia; St. Lunatics; Rachid Taha; Tricky; Blink 182; The Living End.

June 26, 2001:
Bang on a Can; Chitlin Circuit Soul; City High; The Du-Tels; Baaba Maal; Samba Mapangala & Orchestra Virunga; The Rough Guide to Cuban Son; Shaver; Silkworm; Israel Cachaito Lopez; Willie Nelson; REM.

June 5, 2001: Best of the Rest
ABC; Chuck Berry; Champion Jack Dupree; Great Plains; Lightnin' Hopkins; Skip James; Roy Orbison; Charley Pride; Steppenwolf; Billy Stewart; Peter Tosh; Merle Travis; The Gap Band; Jerry Butler.

May 1, 2001: Haikus and Atmospheres
Aceyalone; Haiku D'Etat; Le Tigre; Kirsty MacColl; Maria Muldaur; Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe and His Nigerian Soundmakers; The Rough Guide to Bhangra; Unsung Heroes; Atmosphere; Afrika Bambaataa; Black Eyed Peas.

Mar. 23, 2001: Vibrators
The Beautiful South; Blur; Rodney Crowell; Olu Dara; Big Daddy Kane; Stephen Malkmus; The New Pornographers; Starlight Mints; The Strokes; The Moldy Peaches; Nils Petter Molvaer; The Jayhawks.

Feb. 19, 2001: Pazz & Jop Preview
Babyface; Eminem; Hagans / Belden; Khevrisa; KRS-One; M.O.P.; Sun Ra and His Orchestra; Radiohead; Badly Drawn Boy; Lyricist Lounge Vol. 2; Dr. Dre.

Jan. 23, 2001: Dub for Dummies
At the Drive-In; Big Youth; Dan Bryk; Built to Spill; Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band; Augustus Pablo; Select Cuts from Blood & Fire; The Waco Brothers; Neil Young; Erykah Badu; Wu-Tang Clan; Jay-Z.

Dec. 26, 2000: Give the Gift of UniMoth
Captain Beefheart & the Magic Band; The Original Carter Family; The Funk Box; Ice-T; Etta James; Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers; Taj Mahal; Ohio Players; Richard Pryor; Jimmy Reed; Smooth Grooves: The Essential Collection; Dionne Warwick; Motown: The Classic Years; Pop Music: The Early Years 1890-1950.

Dec. 5, 2000: Getting Bizzy
Amadou et Mariam; Fatboy Slim; Amy Rigby; The Rough Guide to Cumbia; Roni Size/Reprazent; Sway & King Tech; U2; Hank Williams; PJ Harvey; OutKast; Paul Oakenfold.

Nov. 28, 2000: Where the Action Isn't
Bela Fleck and the Flecktones; The Fucking Champs; Hanson; Emmylou Harris; Don Henley; Ice Cube; Kittie; Marah; No Doubt; Pumpadelic; 3 Doors Down; The Tragically Hip; Travis; The Wallflowers; Neil Young; Jessica Simpson; Orgy.

Oct. 24, 2000: Ina Dancehall Groove — Finally
Kasey Chambers; Ruben Gonzalez; Green Day; Merle Haggard; Los Van Van; Loud Rocks; Reggae Essentials Ina Dance Hall Style; Third World Cop; Madonna; Dancehall 101 Vol. 1; Rebirth of the Loud.

Sept. 26, 2000: Afropop Worldwide
Bettie Serveert; Freddy Fender; Abdullah Ibrahim; In Griot Time; Wyclef Jean; Cheikh Lo; Youssou N'Dour; Rokia Traore; David S. Ware; Everclear; Kwaito: South African Hip Hop; Vieux Diop.

Aug. 22, 2000: Getting Them Straight
The Apples in Stereo; Chicks on Speed; De La Soul; Eminem; Shelby Lynne; Modest Mouse; Nelly; Sonic Youth; Tin Hat Trio; Veruca Salt; Harry Smith's Anthology of American Folk Music, Vol. 4; Dave Alvin.

June 27, 2000: Shuffering and Shmiling
Blackalicious; James Carter; Clem Snide; Eddie Cochran; Come On; Grandaddy; Fela Kuti; Tropicalia Essentials; Faith Hill.

May 30, 2000:
Dee Dee Bridgewater; The Firesign Theatre; Hip Hop 101; Pink; Marc Ribot Y La Cubanos Postizos; Romeo Must Die; Sleater-Kinney; Teri Thornton; Yo La Tengo; Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai; Joni Mitchell; Phish.

May 2, 2000: Alt Lives!!
Ass Ponys; Chumbawamba; Fatboy Slim; Folk Implosion; High Fidelity; Mary Lou Lord / Sean Na Na; M2M; Sarge; Taraf de Haidouks; Lou Reed; The Handsome Family; La Bottine Souriante.

March 28, 2000:
MC Paul Barman; Belle and Sebastian; The Robert Cray Band; D'Angelo; Ghostface Killah; Idlewild; Kid Koala; The Real Hip Hop: Best of D&D Studios, Vol. 1; United Kingdom of Punk: The Hardcore Years; Muddy Waters; The Dismemberment Plan; Uptown Lounge; The Smashing Pumpkins.

Mar. 7, 2000: Cleanup Time
Fiona Apple; Baby Namboos; Black Box Recorder; Continental Drifters; Hamell on Trial; Kelis; South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut; Totally Hits; XTC; Jay-Z; Goodie Mob; Christina Aguilera.

Feb. 1, 2000: Happy You Near
Baby Gramps; The Beastie Boys; Sheryl Crow and Friends; Destiny's Child; Dr. Doom; Drive-By Truckers; Millennium Hip-Hop Party; Modest Mouse; Ali Farka Toure; A Tribe Called Quest; Q-Tip; The Flaming Lips.

Dec. 28, 1999: Cheap Gifts!
African Ambience; Louis Armstrong; The B-52's; Miles Davis; Bill Haley & His Comets; The Isley Brothers; Jim Kweskin & the Jug Band; Jimmie Rodgers; Shalamar; Hound Dog Taylor & the Houserockers; Big Joe Turner; Bill Withers; MTV: The First Thousand Years: R&B; Bing Crosby.

Nov. 30, 1999: Turkey Shoot
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band; Chris Cornell; Creed; Lee Hazlewood; Jamiroquai; Lenny Kravitz; Les Nubians; Lit; Ricky Martin; Mobb Deep; Mogwai; The Olivia Tremor Control; Iggy Pop; Professor Griff; Virginia Rodrigues; Shedaisy; Sixpence None the Richer; Rick Wakeman.

Nov. 16, 1999: African Connection II
Le General Defao; The Del-Lords; Handsome Boy Modelling School; Ladysmith Black Mambazo; Pet Shop Boys; South African Rhythm Riot: The Indestructible Beat Of Soweto Volume 6; Streets Of Dakar: Generation Boul Fale; They Might Be Giants; Papa Wemba; Le Tigre; Ben Folds Five.

Nov. 9, 1999: Hit It, Now Hold It
Cape Verde; Marshall Crenshaw; Dream Warriors; Cesaria Evora; Genaside II; Arto Lindsay; Paul McCartney; Mos Def; The Spirit of Cape Verde; Tricky with DJ Muggs and Grease; Gang Starr; Puff Daddy.

Oct. 26, 1999: Easy Money
Mary J. Blige; Blink 182; Charlie Burton; The Comedian Harmonists; Drive Me Crazy; En Vogue; Pere Ubu; Return of the Grievous Angel: A Tribute to Gram Parsons; Spring Heel Jack; The Andy Statman Quartet; Trailer Bride; Hank Williams III; The Magnetic Fields; Joey Mcintyre.

Sept. 7, 1999:
Baobab; Casa de la Trova; Estrellas de Arieto; Ethiopiques 3; John Hiatt; Albert King / Stevie Ray Vaughan; Liquid Todd; Taj Mahal / Toumani Diabate; Frank Sinatra; Y2K: Beat the Clock; Los Van Van; Juan Carlos Formell.

July 27, 1999:
Natacha Atlas; Ani DiFranco; The Donnas; Mark Isham; Salif Keita; Moby; Willie Nelson; Pavement; Roots Rock Guitar Party: Zimbabwe Frontline 3; RZA; Source Direct; Insane Clown Posse.

June 22, 1999:
Beats and Rhymes: Hip Hop of the '90s, Part I; Beats and Rhymes: Hip Hop of the '90s, Part II; Beats and Rhymes: Hip Hop of the '90s, Part III; The Corruptor; Hound Dog Taylor: A Tribute; Lightning Over the River; Randy Newman; Rawkus Presents Soundbombing II; Ruffhouse Records Greatest Hits; Slick Rick; Don White; Dwight Yoakam; Nas.

June 1, 1999:
Mandy Barnett; Kid Rock; Baaba Maal; Mekons; Old 97's; Sebadoh; Chris Smither; Waco Brothers; Tom Waits; Kelly Willis; B*Witched.

Mar. 23, 1999:
King Sunny Ade; Blondie; Boukman Eksperyans; Steve Earle and the Del McCoury Band; Eminem; Imperial Teen; The Offspring; Prince Paul; The Roots; Sleater-Kinney; Soundbombing; Sidi Toure; Shawn Mullins.

Feb. 23, 1999:
Air; Cadallaca; Cuba Now; Alpha Yaya Diallo; Buddy Guy and Junior Wells; Jimi Hendrix Experience; Badar Ali Khan; The Kinleys; John Lennon; Youssou N'Dour; New Radicals; They Might Be Giants; Lobi Traore; The Eels.

Dec. 29, 1998:
American Pop: An Audio History; The Andrews Sisters; Bobby Bland; Duke Ellington; Gang of Four; Hard Rock Cafe: Party Rock; Mississippi John Hurt; The King's Record Collection; The Mamas and the Papas; Millennium Funk Party; Over in Glory: Favorites from Classic Gospel Groups; Frank Sinatra; Huey Piano Smith; This Is Ska!.

Dec. 15, 1998:
Bang on a Can; Beck; Belle and Sebastian; James Brown; Bob Dylan; Grandaddy; PJ Harvey; Alanis Morisette; P.M. Dawn; Red Hot + Rhapsody; Steve Reich; Butch Thompson; Plastikman.

Nov. 30th, 1998: Turkey Shoot
Cat Power; Eagle-Eye Cherry; DC Talk; Johnny Dowd; Fastball; Goldie; Hot Latin Hits/Exitos Latinos Calientes; Natalie Imbruglia; The Look of Love: The Burt Bacharach Collection; Los Amigos Invisibles; The Lox; Marilyn Manson; Audra McDonald; Momus; Plush; The Brian Setzer Orchestra; Mike Watt; Brian Wilson.

Nov. 3, 1998:
Black Star; Canibus; George Clinton & the P-Funk All-Stars; Goodie Mob; Ted Hawkins; John Lee Hooker; Kate & Anna McGarrigle; The Plastic People of the Universe; Pulnoc; Queen Latifah; Soul Coughing; Sunz of Man; Fat Joe.

Sept. 29, 1998:
Dave Alvin; Archers of Loaf; The Beastie Boys; Bikini Kill; Mary J. Blige; James Carter; Garbage; Kings of African Music; Local H; MTV's Amp 2; Amy Rigby; Rachid Taha; Warda; Julie Ruin.

Aug. 25, 1998:
Bobby Bland; Solomon Burke; Grandmaster Flash, Melle Mel & the Furious Five; Woody Guthrie; Mama Don't Allow No Easy Riders Here; Johnny Mathis; Memphis Minnie; Teddy Pendergrass; Del Shannon; Percy Sledge; Dusty Springfield; Billy Swan; The Zombies.

Apr. 21, 1998:
The Apples in Stereo; Dock Boggs; Ani DiFranco; Cesaria Evora; Fat Beats and Brastraps: Classics; Oruc Guvenc and Tumata; Killah Priest; Chris Knight; Mary Lou Lord; Primal Scream; Bonnie Raitt; Smash Mouth; Eric Clapton.

Dec. 2, 1997: Turkey Shoot
Anokha; Richard Buckner; Paula Cole; Days of the New; Brian Eno; Nas Escobar, Foxy Brown, Az and Nature; John Fahey; Heritage; Jane's Addiction; Master P; Sarah MacLachlan; 98p; Will Oldham; The Rollins Band; The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Sugar Ray; The Verve Pipe; Paul Weller.

Nov. 4th, 1997:
Arcana; Mary J. Blige; Cornershop; Bob Dylan; Forest for the Trees; Janet Jackson; Jazz Satellites, Vol. 1: Electrification; Leon Parker; Phish; Springheel Jack; Thomas Jefferson Slave Apartments; Thompson & Thompson; Township Jazz 'n' Jive; En Vogue.

Essays, Columns, Etc.

Mar. 9, 2004: Tribulations of St. Joseph
Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

Mar. 2, 2004: An Act of Piety
Peter Fletcher, World Musics in Context.

Feb. 17, 2004: Reasons to Bother
The 30th (or 31st) Annual Pazz & Jop Critics' Poll.

Jan. 27, 2004: Good Morning Little School Girl
R. Kelly.

Jan. 27, 2004: Recyclables
Blind Willie McTell: Statesboro Blues; Slim Harpo: Best of Slip Harpo; Digital Underground: Playwutchyalike: The Best of Digital Underground.

Jan. 13, 2004: 'The Love Chimes,' 'Better Off Dead,' All Their Nonhits!
The Subtle Distinctions.

Dec. 16, 2003: An Alternative Universe
The Shins; The Wrens.

Dec. 16, 2003: Recyclables
The Essential Santana.

Nov. 11, 2003: Recyclables
The Jesus and Mary Chain: 21 Singles 1984-1998; A Flock of Seagulls: Platinum and Gold Collection; Piano Blues; Lightnin' Hopkins: Blues Kingpins.

Oct. 14, 2003: Spellbinder
Lyrics Born: Later That Day.

Oct. 7, 2003: Familiar and Fabulous
Aretha Franklin: So Damn Happy.

Sept. 30, 2003: The Commoner Queen
Mary J. Blige: Love & Life.

Sept. 30, 2003: Recyclables: Elmore James Completism, Volumes I Through V (or VI)
Elmore James: Shake Your Moneymaker.

Sept. 2, 2003: Not Joshing Around
Josh Rouse: 1972; Josh Joplin: The Future That Was; Josh Ritter: Hello Starling; Josh Kelley: For the Ride Home.

Sept. 2, 2003: Parole for Mbuli
Mzwakhe Mbuli.

Aug. 12, 2003: Black Elvis: Sam Cooke Aims His Simplicity High
Sam Cooke: Portrait of a Legend 1951-1964.

July 8, 2003: No Hope Radio: Prog Cognition and the Future of ?
Radiohead: Hail to the Thief.

June 6, 2003: Sustainable Romances: After 12 Years, the Return of Norman Rush
Norman Rush: Mortals.

May 27, 2003: Loser on a Roll: Jon Langford Makes Friends and Influences People
Jon Langford.

Sept. 24, 2002: Attack of the Chickenshits: Steve Earle Practices Rock and Roll Leftism for Its Own Sweet Sake
Steve Earle: Jerusalem.

Aug. 19, 2002: Striving for Ease: Randy Travis Stays With Us
Randy Travis: Anthology.

Aug. 12, 2002: Their Time: Imperial Teen Motorvate the Bowery
Imperial Teen.

Jul. 30, 2002: Rock&Roll&: Home of the Brave

Jul. 9, 2002: Rock&Roll&: Effective but Defective
Tom Waits: Alice; Tom Waits: Blood Money.

Jun. 11, 2002: Rock&Roll&: White American
Eminem: The Eminem Show.

May 14, 2002: Rock&Roll&: Planet Rock
Tony Mitchell, ed.: Global Noise: Rap and Hip-Hop Outside the USA; The Best of International Hip-Hop.

Apr. 9, 2002: Rock&Roll&: Ramone

Apr. 9, 2002: The Sound of the City: Weird Science
Roy Wood.

Mar. 26, 2002: Room for the Occasion
Wish You Were Here: Love Songs for New York; The Executioner's Last Songs.

February 26, 2002: Teach Yourself Fugging

December 26, 2001: Wanted: A Protest Movement for Progressive Hawks

December 5, 2001: Outer Children: The Moldy Peaches Slip You a Roofie

October 14, 2001: La Lutte Continue: Looking for a Mindset at CMJ's Special Apocalypse Edition

October 14, 2001: Opening Remarks at the CMJ Panel Discussion

September 19, 2001: Ghost Dance

August 6, 2001: Rock&Roll&: Getting Their Hands Dirty
Michael Azerrad: Our Band Could Be Your Life.

July 25, 2001: Tounkara Takes It to the Stage: No Gimcracks
Super Rail Band.

July 2, 2001: Rock&Roll&: Franco de Mi Amor
Franco: The Very Best of the Rumba Giant of Zaire; The Rough Guide to Franco.

June 20, 2001: Books: Folking Around
David Hadju: Positively 4th Street: The Lives and Times of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina, and Richard Farina.

June 12, 2001: Rock&Roll&: Encore From a Utopia
Lucinda Williams: Essence.

May 7, 2001: Rock&Roll&: Chasing Waterfalls
Bosavi: Rainforest Music from Papua New Guinea.

Apr. 16, 2001: Sex Tips for Teens
Black Box Recorder: The Facts of Life.

Nov. 14, 2000: Rock&Roll&: Dog Food for Justice
Badlands: A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen's Nebraska; Free the West Memphis 3.

Oct. 31, 2000: Timo's Dance / Roger's Trance
New York Yankees; New York Mets.

Oct. 17, 2000: Rock&Roll&: A Long Short Story
The Go-Betweens.

Sept. 12, 2000: Fall Arts Preview: Chaos Theory
Go-Betweens; B.B. King / Buddy Guy / Susan Tedeschi; Sleater-Kinney; Tina Turner / Joe Cocker; Le Tigre; Ani DiFranco.

Sept. 5, 2000: Rock&Roll&: Thinking About Musicking
Christopher Small.

Aug. 1, 2000: Rock&Roll&: Five Years and Eight Hours
Elastica.

July 4, 2000: Rock&Roll&: Impolite Discourse
Jim DeRogatis: Let It Blurt; R. Meltzer: A Whore Just Like the Rest.

June 13, 2000: Books: The Village People
Christine Stansell: American Moderns: Bohemian New York and the Creation of a New Century.

June 6, 2000: Woody Guthrie's Second Life
Woody Guthrie.

Apr. 18, 2000: Rising to the Top
Common; Del Tha Funkee Homosapien.

Mar. 28, 2000: The Sound of the City: Jesus Saves
D'Angelo.

Mar. 14, 2000: Doing It Again
Steely Dan.

Feb. 22, 2000: Pazz and Jop: Flak On Both Sides

Jan. 18, 2000: Books: Visual Quest
Libby Lumpkin: Deep Design: Nine Little Art Histories.

Jan. 11, 2000: Let's Get Busy in Hawaiian

Oct. 12, 1999: JockBeat: A Walk on the Wild Side

Oct. 5, 1999: Books: Aptitude Adjustment
Nicholas Lemann: The Big Test: The Secret History of the American Meritocracy.

Oct. 5, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Really Glad To Be Here
John Prine; Iris DeMent.

Sept. 21, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Wrigley's in the Trashcan
James Miller: Flowers in the Dustbin: The Rise of Rock & Roll 1947-1977.

Aug. 3, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Parent With Parrots
Peter Stampfel.

July 20, 1999: Books: The Informer
John Leonard: New World Hip-Hop.

June 29, 1999: Call the Doctor
The Pretenders.

May 25, 1999: Sells Like Teen Spirit
Backstreet Boys.

Apr. 27, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Sounds of Known Origin
Los Lobos.

Apr. 27, 1999: The Sound of the City: God After Midnight
Oumou Sangare.

Apr. 6, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Work To Do
SXSW.

Mar. 9, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Two Realists
Redman; The Coup.

Mar. 9, 1999: The Sound of the City: Too Sweet To Die
David Johansen.

Feb. 2nd, 1999: Rock&Roll&: Dakar in Gear
The Music in My Head.

Jan. 12, 1999: Not Yet Uhuru
Mzwakhe Mbuli.

Dec. 22, 1998: The Sound of the City: Biz Bin
New Radicals.

Dec. 8, 1998: The Sound of the City: Sync or Swim
N'Sync.

Nov. 16, 1998: Rock&Roll&: The Unflashiest
Willie Nelson.

Oct. 13, 1998: Nothing's Shocking
Family Values Tour.

Sept. 15, 1998: Rock & Roll &: Blues in Progress and Motion
Taj Mahal; Corey Harris; Alvin Youngblood Hart.

Aug. 18, 1998: Confess Nothing
Liz Phair.

May 26, 1998: Frank Sinatra 1915-1998: Either-And
Frank Sinatra.

Mar. 17, 1998: Queen of Pop
Aretha Franklin.

Dec. 2, 1997: Roadhouse Scholar
Robert Palmer.

Pazz & Jop

Pazz and Jop 2000 Supplement:

Feb. 22, 2000: Pazz and Jop Supplement: