Fittingly, The Toadies spent the summer touring with Everclear as part of the latter's annual "Summerland" tour. Before I break into what the band's been up to, I have to just say this as blunt as possible: The Toadies are more than "Possum Kingdom."
I'm beginning to really love who I am. I can honestly say that I never felt that way before. In fact, it was impossible for me. You can't truly love yourself if you haven't forgiven those who have hurt you so badly.
Everclear frontman Art Alexakis sat down backstage for an honest and deeply-felt interview. It's good to have the band -- responsible for one of the '90s best songs as well as its most underrated ones -- back together again.
The World Cup 2010 has finally grabbed my partial attention, and made me upgrade soccer to a position just below American basketball, baseball, football and tennis, but just slightly above curling and ping pong.