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Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013

New books on rock, jazz and country

 David Meyer has a hard task: arguing for the Bee Gees against 45 years of negative rock criticism, a disco backlash and the group’s own ridiculous
05.19.2013 | | Posted at 08:41 AM

50 Years on DVD

By David Luhrssen
  On the eve of their 50th anniversary, the Rolling Stones granted an interview to film director Brett Morgen on one condition: "No cameras allowed in the room." The resulting documentary, Crossfire Hurricane (out on DVD and Blu-ray), features the voices of the Stones, occasionally against black backdrops but mostly over a dynamic mosaic of often fascinating archival footage coveri...
Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013

Looking back in words and pictures

 Despite all the pictures and memorabilia, The Rolling Stones 50 (Hyperion) is not to be mistaken for a coffee table book. It has incisive commentary by its authors—Messrs. Jagger, Richards, Watts and Wood—and demonstrates
12.23.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
I was more than a little shocked when I found a copy of Emotional Rescue in my turntable last night, since, as best I can recall, I haven�t listened to that record in years. How did it get there? Did I get drunk one night and cue it up? Unlikely. Do I have amnesia? I hope not. Has the record been sitting on the turntable for years untouched and forgotten, while I�ve meanwhile placed countless othe...