As I mentioned, I have turned to Rhapsody to help me cram for the Grammys, which come up in just over a week. Don't laugh, you twenty-something readers: you too will find yourselves one day saying something as ridiculous as, "Who the fuck is SugarLand?"
There was a time when I regularly kept up with the mainstream record industry, but I've found this concentrated method to be much more efficient... and perhaps even more enjoyable. It's been akin to reading a year's worth of Entertainment Weekly in one sitting. My brain may be rotting from the overdose of refined sugar, but the rush sure was fun.
So, keeping in the same vein as my speed-listening sessions, I thought it appropriate to revive:
UPDATE: And even though she's not nominated this year, it's been announced that Madge is opening the ceremonies with Gorillaz. So in her honor, and as a special Friday morning welcome to visiting NewMusicBoxers: