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Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2009

Author James E. Perone misses the mark

Purporting to be an analysis that places the British Invasion within musical as well as cultural contexts, with a special emphasis on exactly why certain British bands dominated the charts and how these artists influenced American music of the era, Mods, Rockers, andthe Music of the British Invasion (Praeger) is...
Saturday, July 5, 2008

Tonight @ the U.S. Cellular Connection Stage

As vicious as it may seem to throw a baby-faced band to the tar pits, The Redwalls have likely missed their shot at stardom. Snatched up by Capitol Records early in their career, in 2005 the Illinois group released De Nova, a banal tribute to the ’60s British Invasion that was heavily promoted but indifferently...