In a most extreme example of downsizing, the music channel has reduced nostalgia to the present with their ”Best of the ’90s Countdown” weekend.
ICON OF THE WEEK
A constellation of spacemen are dotting the rock & roll universe, including Hum’s new album You’d Prefer an Astronaut, the band Spacemen 3, and the covers of CDs from Poster Children, Soul Coughing, Kustomized, and Sleeper, all featuring images of astronauts.
OPERA OF THE WEEK
SONG OF MARTINA
A new opera based on the life of tennis star Martina Navratilova premiered at New York City’s Carnegie Hall on March 26. Tenors anyone?