Apocalypse Prince

The first Prince song I remember hearing was "1999." It was playing on my sister's stereo as we got ready for church one morning. Its slowed-down-speech intro–"Don't worry, I won't hurt you, I only want you to have some fun"–sounded like both a promise and...

A Good Kind of Crazy

Like most people's, my life has a soundtrack. And like most people my age, it started with AM radio in the early-mid '70s, which morphed into FM radio in the late '70s, which segued into college radio in the '80s. And like all people do as they age, I romanticize the...