As I Lay Dying frontman Tim Lambesis pleaded not guilty yesterday to charges that he paid an undercover agent $1,000 to kill his estranged wife, The Associated Press reports. The heavy metal singer, 32, was arraigned in North San Diego County Superior Court on a charge of solicitation of murder. A judge set his bail at $3 million and said Lambesis must wear a GPS monitoring device and face travel restrictions if he's released.
Christmas music is inescapable this time of year, making it impossible to hold a neutral opinion about the genre. But what causes people to fall into one camp or the other? Here, two writers flesh out the very personal reasons that the same annual din makes one desolate and the other merry.
Here's my list of the best albums of 2016, as determined by what I listened to and/or loved the most. 1. Mitski, "Puberty 2" (Dead Oceans). This album left me spellbound for most of the summer.