Rob Caldwell

Rob Caldwell is a writer and librarian living near Toronto. He has written for various online publications, including The Allmusic Guide, All About Jazz, and No Depression music magazine.

Features // 6 Articles
Reviews // 30 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles

Of Acolytes, Geese, and Ghosts: Genesis' Steve Hackett and Anthony Phillips | 17 Aug 2015 // 8:02 PM

The album journeys taken by Genesis' Steve Hackett and Anthony Phillips in the mid-'70s are remarkably similar.

A Soundtrack for Me and You: An Interview with Swan Dive | 23 Sep 2014 // 9:00 PM

It's been a life-changing five years for Bill DeMain and Molly Felder since the last Swan Dive album, but their new music is still warm and enveloping, often wistful and nostalgic, and always memorable.


Promised Land Sound: For Use and Delight | 8 Oct 2015 // 8:10 PM

If your promised land is full of warm harmonies, rich guitar, and well-crafted songs of cosmic country rock, then you’ve died and gone to heaven.

Robert Glasper: Covered | 17 Jun 2015 // 8:15 PM

Covered stands, in the end, as a multi-layered work possessing an air of adventure, while still remaining accessible. It’s a rewarding collection by one of the most significant composers and interpreters in contemporary jazz.


10 of the Best Fleetwood Mac Member Solo Albums | 25 Jun 2015 // 3:00 AM

Fleetwood Mac is the rare project that features both a fine discography and a successful series of solo LPs from its many members. Here are ten examples of the latter.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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