Blender Magazine Back Issue - May 2008
Blender May 2008 Magazine |
Volume 7 Issue # 4
TABLE OF CONTENTS
7 BLENDER BIBLE
Jessica Simpson suits up for battle.
32 TOP 33 CHART
34 COLLECT CALL FROM ...
KID ROCK - 168 hours with Detroit's rap-rock wildman
39 ASK BLENDER
A Led Zeppelin mystery explained!
41 USEFUL TIPS:
FLO RIDA - The "Low" rapper on the art of juicing
42 DEAR SUPERSTAR:
The Stone on snorting Dad's ashes—and staying up for nine days straight
47 THE GREATEST SONGS EVER:
"ONCE IN A LIFETIME"
How a fundamentalist radio preacher shaped the Talking Heads' masterpiece
96 WHO DOES ERYKAH BADU THINK SHE IS?
The R&B eccentric cures colds with tuning forks and thinks "time is
for white people."
73 NEW RELEASES
Madonna, Mariah Carey, Flo Rida, R.E.M.. Nine Inch Nails and more
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Love, Willie Nelson, Otis Redding and more
82 BACK CATALOGUE: CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
In four short years, this West Coast foursome recorded some of the finest deep-blues
Forgetting Sarah Marshall, Heavy Metal in Baghdad and more
Grand Theft Auto IV, Boom Blox, SingStar '90s and more
Where to find your favorite performers in this month's Blender
BADU, ERYKAH 96
BLACK SABBATH 84
CLASH, THE 85
FLO RIDA 41
HOOTIE & THE BLOWFISH 36
KID ROCK 34,96
MAYER, JOHN 60
MICHAELSON, INGRID (and her pet squirrel) 28
NINE INCH NAILS 77
REDDING, OTIS 81
RICHARDS, KEITH 42
SMALLS. BIGGIE 53
STEFANI, GWEN 22,26
TALKING HEADS 47
TOKIO HOTEL (a threat to girls' glockenspiels) 56
ON THE COVER
PHOTOGRAPH BY ANDREW ECCLES.
Styling by Wean Vice for Epiphany Artist Group. Her by Tippi Shorter for Epiphany
=TOM Group. Makeup by Ashunta Sheriff for Epiphany Artist Group. Bodysuit by
The Blondes. Jeans by House of Cassette. Earrings by Kenneth Jay Lane. Ring
by Kenneth lay Lane.