Radiohead are the most important band in the world! Nirvana killed off hair metal! Lady Gaga’s music sucks! Many hold these truths to be self-evident. We don’t. We poke holes in rock’s greatest myths. Read our take — then argue back in the comments boards. CLICK HERE FOR OUR ROCK MYTHS SECTION!
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »