Posts Tagged ‘Robert Plant and Alison Krauss’

2010 Grammy Nominatons, Less Old And Less Interesting Than ’09

Last year’s Grammy nominations seemed to be a step in a direction more reflective of the Pop zeitgeist (don’t believe us, check out what Pitchfork had to say) but was ultimately plagued by the presence of Robert Plant and Alison Krauss. This year, for the first time in seemingly forever, the Grammy nominations are not […]

Yahoo! Music : Grammys Exist in Bubble

I didn’t actually watch the entire telecast all the way through because I have come to learn that award shows are never worth their hype, but Yahoo! Music makes an interesting observation about the lack of commentary at a gathering of musical artists during one of the worst economic downturns in the history of the […]

Grammys Golden? Not Quite.

When the Grammy nominations were first announced in January, Pitchfork dared to ask if the Grammys were finally becoming relevant? With the announcement of this year’s winner the answer is a resounding “slightly.” Yes, Sam Sparro, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Estelle, M.I.A., Danger Mouse, Robyn, Erykah Badu, Justice, Gnarls Barkley, Lupe Fiasco, Daft Punk, […]