Iman Lababedi

Metallica And Friends To Play Yankee Stadium

By Iman Lababedi | May 4, 2011

that should blow the cobwebs off your head banging badness

Frank Ocean Of Odd Future Arrested

By Iman Lababedi | May 4, 2011

We love the LAPD and the Coroner’s office and all the other Los Angeles institutes

My Fave Tracks, Wednesday, May 4th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | May 4, 2011

a folkie lowkey affair with a touch of the chantoosy

Marshall Crenshaw's 30th Anniversary At City Winery, Sunday, May 1st, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

Crenshaw does smooth as silk run offs before ending up at the guitar bottle top and as the song reaches the end Kaplan reminds us why he has a sonically youthful day job and the entire band is on fire

So How Big Is Bruce Springsteen Farm Again? Compare It To Central Park

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

his only knowledge of the working class is when they are opening the door to his limo or he is thanking them for coming to his show.

Justin Bieber And The Countdown To Oblivion Continues

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

In Israel, they stayed at home watching “Kochav Nolad”.

April 2011 Top 10 Tracks: A Faves Special!!

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

not enough to track music I love by day and year, I think I am gonna back into it by month

Roy Orbinson Is Streaming At My house

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

in mono, which must matter to someone

Buddy Holly Tribute On The Way

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

most of all? Julian Casablancas singing “Rave On”!

Sneak Peaks Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011: A Goldmine Of Meh

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

Shakira could be better.

My Fave Tracks, Tuesday, May 3rd, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | May 3, 2011

…a druggy, dreamy scape of love at Central Station.

Beyonce Knowles: Rock Stars Are Just The Same As Us Only Greedier

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

a greedy, sleazy, moral pond scum

Congrats To Mariah Carey And Nick Cannon On The Birth Of Twins!

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

voice. I am glad she maneuvered through to a happy ending

Dionne Warwick And Others Sue Broadway Musical "Baby, It's You"

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

don’t know the letter of the law but I have a feeling you can’t have people on stage, claiming to be Dionne, and singing “Walk On By”..

Culture Club? Live Rock Stars I Have Never Seen And Wanna See In Concert

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

great soul band

Direct Current Upcoming Albums

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

Paul Simon is coming

UK Top 10 Singles

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

Whistle “The Lazy Song”

UK Top 10 Albums

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

the Wombats at #3!!

My Fave Tracks, Monday, May 1st, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | May 2, 2011

1. As If We Never Said Goodbye – Glee –  Glee only works for me when they move from pop to musicals: ergo, when the live up to their name and become what they are. Chris Colfer's version of this song cuts Clenn closes to ribbons (though not Patti Lupont).  I was at "Sunset Boulevard"…

The Royal Couples First Dance? Elton John's "Your Song"!

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2011

the only future is England dreaming

US top 10 Albums

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2011

Amy Winehouse has more pure talent in her hairdo

New Music Week Of April 25th, 2011: Tragic

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2011

We had a word for this when I wasa wee lad: Middle Of The Road

My Fave Tracks, Sunday May 1st, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2011

biting sneer

US Top 10 Singles

By Iman Lababedi | April 30, 2011

it still has fleas

My Fave Tracks, Saturday, April 30th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 30, 2011

it sounds revolutionary

Elliott Smith And Dr. Scheinin: Some Thoughs On the rock nyc Interview With The Coroner

By Iman Lababedi | April 29, 2011

she is in limboland: “That was easy…”

Jim Morrison And Other Dead Rock Stars Live On Stage

By Iman Lababedi | April 29, 2011

especially in his early sober days

'A Distorted Reality is Now a Necessity to be Free’ by Elliott Smith and Wordle

By Iman Lababedi | April 29, 2011

Heart’, but also ‘shine’, ‘raining’, ‘baby’, two

Post-Racist America?

By Iman Lababedi | April 29, 2011

hip hop is the equivalent of the blues: it is a secret and only skin pigmentation can let you in

My Fave Tracks, April 29th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 29, 2011

Sooner or later, you’re gonna listen to ralph nader

Elton John Thinks The Soon To Be Kate Windsor Is Admirable

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

I certainly hope nothing happens to her, if only to save us from John singing “Candle In The Wind” again.

Smashing Pumpkins To Reissue Their 1990s Classic

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

the backlash to the Billy Corgan backlash starts here

Aretha Franklin In 2011: Looking Pretty Good!

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

gosh, she looks kinda hot here

Animal Collective Join Iggy And Ke$ha to Seal The Deal

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

Gwan I dare ya

Don Hills To Close

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

cruel and unusual punishment

Steve Earle And The Dukes At the Town Hall This September

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

he takes off his folkie with an agenda hat and sticks on his stetson.

My Fave Tracks, Thursday April 28th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 28, 2011

early rock giant

"Insidious" Movie Review(Kinda Sorta)

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2011

a very nasty red eyed demon

Brit Causes Riot, Gaga A Heart Attack…

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2011

They literally fainted when Britney walked onto the stage where Nicki was hanging

Justin Bieber Is The Million Dollar Man? Yeah, But He Ain't Worth It

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2011

a dent in the armor?

Free Tune-Yards At Pier 54

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2011

African drumming, computer synching, tribal blamming

My Fave Tracks, Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2011

tempered by time and temperament

Legendary Leader Of X-Ray Specs Poly Styrene Dead At 53

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

nightmare world of aluminum foil and neon lights, nuclear colors of orange and yellow and green, test tubes and esso stops

Lollapalooza Lineup 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

August 5th to August 7th

Emmylou Harris Is Streaming At My House

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

a little bland for all her prettiness

"Helplessness Blues" Streaming ON NPR

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

a major artistic statement, like a rock fan crossover this band will change your lifer

Sneak Peak Tuesday, April 26th, 2011: Watched The World Turn Indigo

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

the devastating loss of Poly Styrene

My Fave Tracks, Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

By Iman Lababedi | April 26, 2011

The President wraps feelings in a cool passion just the way Sam Cooke taught us to.

Steve Jobs Knows Exactly Where You Are

By Iman Lababedi | April 25, 2011

What the hell does this mean? Why is Jobs watching where we go? This sounds illegal to me and I for one would like some answers. I feel like I am living in a Phillip K. Dick novel.

David Fricke Of Rolling Stone Makes An Ass Of Himself

By Iman Lababedi | April 25, 2011

Grohl couldn’t get Cobain’s torment if it sat on his knee and gave him a lap dance.