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Saturday, May 2, 2009

Mysterious Universes of Music

Brian Eno would be one of rock's most fascinating figures if the already broad definition of rock were wide enough to contain him. While a member of one of the '70s most venturesome bands, Roxy Music, Eno was spotted eagerly working with pencil and notebook while his bandmates remixed a track...
Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Roxy Music’s serious fun

Roxy Music was too slippery and evasive to comfortably fit into any of the usual niches of their time or ours. They flirted with glam and skirted art rock without fully committing themselves to the conventions of either. They were avant-garde and pop. The voice of Bryan Ferry was at once ironic and romantic. American audiences were baffled, at least until a touch of Roxy seeped into the mainstream through their influence on The Cars and other new wave acts...