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11.30.2013 | | Posted at 08:08 AM

The Book, The CD, The Movie

By David Luhrssen
  The big push is on for Big Star. One of the most admired cult bands from the '70s are now the subject of a book, Rob Jovanovic's Big Star: The Story of Rock's Forgotten Band; a CD compilation, The Very Best of Big Star; and a documentary DVD, Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me. The single-disc CD is a good introduction for anyone insufficiently sold on the band to purchase th...
Monday, Nov. 25, 2013

From rock to jazz, books for music fans

 Everyone knows of The Beatles’ manager, Brian Epstein, but less attention has been paid to Epstein’s partner, Joe Flannery. Flannery hopes to redress that in his autobiography. The danger of growing up gay with artistic inclinations in rough, working-class Liverpool is at the center of his