Sep 08, 2000

Issue #558

Cover Story

Jakob Dylan: Son Mixed With Clouds

by Chris Willman | Sep 08, 2000
Jakob Dylan talks about his third album, 'Breach,' with the Wallflowers Read it
Magazine Cover (Sep 08, 2000)

Encore

First ... and Long: ESPN

by Dalton Ross | Sep 08, 2000
ESPN first got in the cable TV game 21 years ago Read it

Mail

Mail from our readers

Sep 08, 2000
Check out letters from those who agreed with us, and those who didn't, on the decency of 'Scary Movie,' Eminem, and more Read it

Monitor

Monitor

by Brian M. Raftery, Ethan Alter | Sep 08, 2000
Patrick Stewart's marriage and the Eminem-Kim Mathers settlement made news the week of September 8th, 2000 Read it

Book Article

Living A Dog's Life: Norman Bridwell

by Bruce Fretts | Sep 08, 2000
The 'Clifford' creator brings his big red pooch to the small screen Read it

Between the Lines: The inside scoop on the book world

by Matthew Flamm | Sep 08, 2000
The huge sales of blockbusters like 'Harry Potter' and Tom Clancy's 'The Bear and the Dragon' are pushing back the printing dates for smaller books Read it

Flesh and Bones: Ben Mezrich

by Clarissa Cruz | Sep 08, 2000
The 'Threshold' author scared even himself while researching his new thriller, 'The Carrier' Read it

Book Review

Book Review: 'The Last River'

by David Hochman | Sep 08, 2000

Book Review: 'A Good House'

by Karen Valby | Sep 08, 2000

Book Review: 'The Man Who Ate the 747'

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Sep 08, 2000

Burning Questions

Burning Questions: 'Survivor' Revealed

by David Hochman | Sep 08, 2000
Answers to your questions about the reality show Read it

Cover Story

Jakob Dylan: Son Mixed With Clouds

by Chris Willman | Sep 08, 2000
Jakob Dylan talks about his third album, 'Breach,' with the Wallflowers Read it

DVD Article

New to DVD

by Steve Daly | Sep 08, 2000
We review discs of 'Boogie Nights,' 'Magnolia,' and 'Stand By Me: Special Edition' Read it

DVD Review

DVD of the Week: 'The Sound of Music'

by Wook Kim | Sep 08, 2000

Editor's Choice

Book Review: 'The Blind Assassin'

by Megan Harlan | Sep 08, 2000

Internet Review

Website Review: 'SonicNet.Com'

by Scott Brown | Sep 08, 2000

Website Review: 'John Waters Worship Page'

by Nicholas Fonseca | Sep 08, 2000

Website Review: 'Reality Blurred'

by Erin Podolsky | Sep 08, 2000

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

Jim Mullen's Hot Sheet

by Jim Mullen | Sep 08, 2000
Special All-Survivor, All-the-Time Edition Read it

Movie Article

Urbane Guerrilla: John Water's 'Cecil B. Demented'

by Rob Brunner | Sep 08, 2000
With his pointed new comedy, the filmmaker takes aim at a hollow Hollywood Read it

Winner of the Week

Sep 08, 2000
Spike Lee Read it

Now Cheer This: 'Bring It On' Terminology

by William Keck | Sep 08, 2000
Kirsten Dunst and Gabrielle Union talk about the film's cheerleading lingo Read it

Reel World: This week in Hollywood

by Rebecca Ascher-Walsh | Sep 08, 2000
'Requiem for a Dream''s Darren Aronofsky could direct Brad Pitt in the next 'Batman,' while david Fincher may direct Morgan Freeman in a sci-fi film Read it

Movie Review

Movie Review: 'Nurse Betty'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 08, 2000

Movie Review: 'Bittersweet Motel'

by Owen Gleiberman | Sep 08, 2000

Movie Review: 'The Way of the Gun'

by Owen Gleiberman | Sep 08, 2000

Movie Review: 'The Crew'

by Lisa Schwarzbaum | Sep 08, 2000

Movie Review: 'Whipped'

by Owen Gleiberman | Sep 08, 2000

Music Article

Busted Rhymes: 'Source' Hip-Hop Music Awards

by Liane Bonin | Sep 08, 2000
A brawl involving E-40 cut short the 2000 awards' taping Read it

Country

Sep 08, 2000
From Emmylou Harris's 'Red Dirt Girl' to Willie Nelson's 'Milk Cow Blues,' our round-up of upcoming country albums Read it

Jingle Sells: Christmas Albums

Sep 08, 2000
Christina Aguilera, Billy Gilman, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and other will have themed albums out in time for the holidays Read it

Facts of Live ... Albums

Sep 08, 2000
Barbra Streisand, Pearl Jam, The Allman Brothers Band, and others offer a slew of concert albums this fall Read it

Rap and R&B

Sep 08, 2000
From Erykah Badu's 'Mama's Gun' to OutKast's 'Stankonia,' what's next on the rap and R&B scenes Read it

In the Mix: Indie, Jazz, and Boxed Set Releases

Sep 08, 2000
From Badly Drawn Boy's 'The Hour of Bewilderbeast' to Coldplay's 'Parachutes,' the most anticipated upcoming albums Read it

Pop and Rock

Sep 08, 2000
Upcoming albums from Madonna, Barenaked Ladies, Christina Aguilera, and others Read it

Hear & Now: This week on the music beat

by Tom Sinclair | Sep 08, 2000
Music trio House of Pain is considering a reunion Read it

Hooks And 'White Ladder'

by Jeff Gordinier | Sep 08, 2000
David Gray's new album was recorded in a bedroom Read it

Show Tunes

by Nicholas Fonseca | Sep 08, 2000
New stage versions of 'The Sound of Music' and 'Mary Poppins' let the audiences sing along Read it

Loser of the Week

Sep 08, 2000
The Swing Revivial Read it

Music Review

Music Review: 'Hyacinths and Thistles'

by David Browne | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Loud Rocks'

by David Browne | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Heartbreaker'

by James Sullivan | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Brian Wilson'

by Chris Willman | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Platinum Hits 2000'

by Craig Seymour | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Private Suit'

by Tony Scherman | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Down to the Well'

by Alanna Nash | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Trapped in Crime'

by Matt Diehl | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Beatin' the Heat'

by Beth Johnson | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Coyote Ugly'

by Laura Morgan | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'The Space Cadet E.P.'

by Josh Tyrangiel | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Kirk Franklin Presents 1NC'

by Josef Woodard | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'The Confessions of St. Ace'

by Tony Scherman | Sep 08, 2000

Music Review: 'Taj Mahal'

by Tony Scherman | Sep 08, 2000
We review the reissued albums 'Taj Mahal,' 'The Natch'l Blues,' 'The Real Thing,' and 'The Best of Taj Mahal' Read it

News Article

Hollywood Shills: Celebs in TV ads

by Lori L. Tharps | Sep 08, 2000
Stars from Sting to Lisa Ling are revving their careers with spots in TV commercials Read it

Fish Story: Big Mouth Billy Bass

by Clarissa Cruz | Sep 08, 2000
The singing fish has spawned several imitations Read it

Frump Change: Fashions for the younger buyer

by Clarissa Cruz | Sep 08, 2000
Queen Latifah and Anna Nicole Smith are helping brands like Lane Bryant and Naturalizer appeal to younger shoppers Read it

Gimme Shelter: Anne Heche and Ellen Degeneres

by Tricia Johnson, Anuj Gupta | Sep 08, 2000
The 'Six Days Seven Nights' actress and her ex are selling their California home Read it

Season's Gradings

by Gillian Flynn | Sep 08, 2000
From 'Gladiator' to 'Survivor,' a look back at this summer's hits and misses Read it

Canine Clairvoyants Of The Week

by Steve Kurutz | Sep 08, 2000
From the aftermath of 'Survivor' to Jennifer and Brad's chances, Jacqueline Stallone's mini-pinschers predict the future Read it

Big as Texas: The Lone Star State in Pop Culture

by Nicholas Fonseca | Sep 08, 2000
From the cover of Madonna's 'Music' to 'Sex and the City''s fashion, Texas is showing up everywhere Read it

Getting the Boot: Exercise Drills

by Robin Tolkan | Sep 08, 2000
Sandra Bullock, Chris Noth, and other stars use boot-camp-style exercises to shape up Read it

Surfin' To The Cinema

by Louis Chunovic | Sep 08, 2000
Yahoo!, MSN, and AOL all offer resources for figuring out what to see at the theater Read it

Erin Gets Real

by Noah Robischon | Sep 08, 2000
The real Erin Brockovich helps us tell her apart from the film version Read it

Cyber Digest

by Maya Kremen | Sep 08, 2000
From a Britney Spears site to Oprah's recent settlement, the weekly spin on the Web Read it

Cybertalk

Sep 08, 2000
Keanu Reeves talks about his haircut, while Faith Hill talks about recording a duet with husband Tim McGraw Read it

On The Air

On the Air: The latest news from the TV beat

by Lynette Rice | Sep 08, 2000
A poll suggests upcoming shows like 'The Fugitive' are better known than current shows like 'Madigan Men', while CBS will pit 'Survivor' reruns against the Olympics Read it

TV Article

'Night' Shift: Late TV

by Ken Tucker | Sep 08, 2000
We review 'Late Night With Conan O' Brien' and 'The Late Show With David Letterman' Read it

Victorious Secret: How 'Survivor' Stayed Mum About The Winner

by Lynette Rice | Sep 08, 2000
A post-finale look at how CBS managed to keep the show's winner from the press Read it

O-Town's Ashley Angel

by Kristen Baldwin | Sep 08, 2000
The ''Making the Band'' star talks about his group's success Read it

Winners of the Week

Sep 08, 2000
Kevin James and Ray Romano Read it

Sound Bite of the Millenium

Sep 08, 2000
'Survivor''s Susan talks about her tribal council decision against former teammate Kelly Read it

What To Watch

by Dalton Ross, Nancy Sidewater, Lynette Rice | Sep 08, 2000
From the second season premiere of 'The Parkers' to Court TV's 'Confessions,' a guide to notable programs during the week of September 8, 2000 Read it

Video Review

Video Review: 'Any Given Sunday'

by Mike Flaherty | Sep 08, 2000

Video Review: 'Here on Earth'

by Erin Richter | Sep 08, 2000

Video Review: 'Longitude'

by Clarissa Cruz | Sep 08, 2000

Video Review: 'American Psycho'

by Alice King | Sep 08, 2000

Video Review: 'The Lathe of Heaven'

by Wook Kim | Sep 08, 2000

Video Review: 'A Summer's Tale'

by Troy Patterson | Sep 08, 2000
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