Lee Ballinger

Lee Ballinger, CounterPunch’s music columnist, is co-editor of Rock and Rap Confidential author of the forthcoming book Love and War: My First Thirty Years of Writing, interviewed Honkala for CounterPunch. RRRC is now available for free by emailing Ballinger at: rockrap@aol.com.

Joking About Slavery at the Oscars

An Interview With Cheri Honkala

The Music of Pain and Redemption in an Abandoned City

The Vietnam War on Record

Metallica in Mexico

After the Coal Rush

Sound Garden

The Devil’s Highway

How Tower Records Committed Suicide

Democrats’ Shameful Bashing of Immigrants

What Blacklash Against the Dixie Chicks?

The Real Reason Rock the Vote is Falling Apart

The Coors and the Kerrys

Kerry Opposes Immigrant Rights

Cinco de Mayo and Unity

What Janet Jackson Really Did at the Super Bowl

Cold Sweat

The Sweatshops of Sean "P. Diddy" Combs

Grits Ain’t Groceries