Wednesday, May 5 2010
Blood on the Tracks can be viewed as an early example of the potential for a record to be a piece of interactive media.
Wednesday, April 1 2009
Now that the Alan Parsons Project catalogue has been reissued, it's time for a reappraisal. Will anyone bite?
Thursday, November 8 2007
For the first time, the musical and attitudinal highs and lows of the Bay Area scene are on full, accurate, and coherent display. Forty years was a long time to wait.
Thursday, June 24 2010
An intriguing concept: one disc of Carole King the singer, one disc of Carole King the songwriter. It's not perfect, but it's a start.
Monday, May 31 2010
Long past their heyday, singer-songwriter royalty come together for an enjoyable, but ultimately forgettable, live album.
Thursday, April 8 2010
Elvis at his live best. The music is indispensable, but the endless stream of repackaged product is discouraging.
Thursday, March 4 2010
There was no timely reason for a new Don Henley compilation, but it's better than the old one and the music holds up.
Thursday, February 18 2010
Four very different albums by the great singer-songwriter reveal her many strengths and inconsistencies.
Wednesday, December 16 2009
Bob Dylan: Tell Tale Signs: The Bootleg Series Vol. 8 Rare and unreleased 1989-2006 - Sony [$11.49]