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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...
03.05.2010 | | Posted at 07:37 AM

Classic Rock Movie

By David Luhrssen
A few years later, the Rolling Stones would be called the world�s greatest rock�n�roll band. But on the day in 1964 when a concert movie called The T.A.M.I. Show was shot, the Stones were upstaged by the act that preceded them. James Brown�s fervent Pentecostal soul, with his orchestrated peaks of ecstasy, was a hard act to follow. Curiously, Mick Jagger seemed to spontaneously emulate Brown in ...
Sunday, May 4, 2008

Tonight @ the Times Cinema - 7 p.m.

After using “Gimmie Shelter” in three of his films, Martin Scorsese did the inevitable and went straight to the song’s source for his latest film, Shine A Light. This concert film captures a fairly typical Rolling Stones performance—albeit one with guest appearances from Christina Aguilera, Buddy Guy and Jack White, and . . .
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008

Tonight @ Shank Hall - 9:00 PM

Two tribute bands pay homage to two the greatest rock ’n’ roll bands of all time tonight at a 9 p.m. Shank Hall show. Substitute, a tribute to The Who, splits the bill with Shattered, a Rolling Stones cover band.