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Ethan Brown

March 13, 2000 | Pop Music Review
Leggo My Ego

Oasis gets experimental -- and even a bit modest -- on "Standing on the Shoulder of Giants," but Great Pumpkin Billy Corgan stays self-involved.

March 6, 2000 | Pop Music Review
Bold Ambition

As teen pop shimmies up the charts, Air and William Orbit are hooked on classics and Femi Kuti is reinventing Afro pop. Auteurism, anyone?

January 10, 2000 | Feature
Playboy's New Playmates

The magazine heads underground in search of tomorrow's audience.

January 3, 2000 | Feature
Pirate Treasure

Hip-hop bootlegging is causing brawls -- even as some industry insiders say it's a blessing.

November 22, 1999 | Feature
Nightlife '99: Clear And Present Danger

The drug now threatening clubland is colorless, odorless, and so dangerous even some dealers won't sell it. But you can buy it with a credit card on the Internet.

November 8, 1999 | Pop Music Review
Chart Failure

Rock isn't dead, but it's facing commercial decline, critical dismissals, and even insults from Sting. Three fall releases offer some hope for a cure.

October 18, 1999 | Feature
The Right Stuff
October 11, 1999 | Feature
Tough Life

Is this megaclub at the end of its velvet rope?

September 20, 1999 | Feature
There's Something About Mary

She reinvented R&B for the nineties with painful, personal songs about love and loss. Now, secure as the self-styled "queen of hip-hop soul," Mary J. Blige is finally getting happy -- her way.

September 13, 1999 | Feature
Nightlife: House Party

Software millionaires are the new rock stars -- and thanks to Rockstar Games COO Terry Donovan, they're getting a party all their own.

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