Vincent Caruso is a freelance writer and editor based in Chicago, IL. Musings on the topics of music, culture and politics have appeared in the likes of Prefix Magazine, the Daily Beast, Reason Magazine, Brooklyn Vegan, Design Bureau and others. Author of several regrets and producer of many aborted ideas. I believe in a higher power chord. Frequently cyberbullied at @vncnt_csmr.
Prince Introduces Himself to a New Generation with ‘My Name is Prince’
Armed with the New Power Generation, "My Name Is Prince" introduces a newborn decade to Prince's chameleon-like cultural adaptability.
Prince Shows Vulnerability on ‘I Wish U Heaven,’ But Only Briefly
Prince's "I Wish U Heaven" served as a short detour from the optimistic psychedelia that colored the majority of 1988's 'Lovesexy.'
Prince Pens ‘Eye Hate U’ as a Breakup Ballad to Carmen Electra
After Prince caught Carmen Electra cheating on him, he wrote "Eye Hate U" and played it for her when they broke up.
Prince Denies, Then Surprises, Then Ghosts the Foo Fighters
Despite Prince's distaste for being covered by the Foo Fighters — or anyone — he had no qualms about returning the favor on one of the world's biggest stages.
When Prince Suggested Trying a ‘New Position’
'Parade' is overlooked because of Prince's 'Under the Cherry Moon' movie, but this song suggests it deserves better.