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Friday, January 17, 2020
Archive Review: Billy Bragg's Life’s A Riot With Spy vs Spy (2006)
When originally released in 1983, the seven-song EP Life’s A Riot With Spy vs Spy earned Billy Bragg a reputation as a historical curios...
Archive Review: Billy Bragg's Talking With the Taxman About Poetry (2006)
“But if you think all I do is press words other people use into my service Comrades, come here, let me give you my pen and you can yoursel...
Friday, January 10, 2020
Archive Review: Nils Lofgren's Wonderland (2007)
There will be absolutely no argument about this, people – Nils Lofgren ’s “Across the Tracks” should have been a mondo-huge radio hit. Per...
Archive Review: The V-Roys' Just Add Ice (1996)
Looking on the back of their debut album, Just Add Ice , Knoxville’s V-Roys look like one of those modern martini retro-lounge acts that a...
Friday, January 3, 2020
Short Rounds: The Band, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Dana Gillespie, Manfred Mann, Mick Ronson & A-Squared Records (2020)
New album releases in 150 words or less… The Band – The Band (Capitol Records) Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Band’s visionary,...
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
New Music Monthly: January 2020 releases
Howdy and Happy New Year to y'all! The holidays have passed, a new year has dawned, and the record labels will launch another season of ...
Friday, December 27, 2019
Archive Review: Rory Gallagher’s Irish Tour (1998)
As recounted in our reverent review of his seminal BBC Sessions set, Rory Gallagher was a hell of a guitarist, a gifted artist with one ...
Archive Review: Rory Gallagher’s BBC Sessions (1998)
He never played with one of John Mayall’s legendary bands, nor did he go through the revolving door that was the Yardbirds’ lead guitar sl...
Friday, December 20, 2019
Archive Review: Guided by Voices' Bee Thousand (1994)
Artists who are tagged with the deadly “critical favorites” label tend to have a very brief commercial existence, if, indeed, they create ...
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