Articles tagged astral weeks

‘Astral Weeks’ is not rock; it’s not jazz - just timeless

On one evening last year, Van Morrison finally got around to revisiting the album that many consider his masterpiece, “Astral Weeks.” This week, a recording

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Day Two: From Jimi Hendrix to the Rolling Stones

The last quintet of choices show how the blues reclaimed its basis for a dozen hard rock hymns, argued for the importance of following one's singer/songwriter muse, and proved that not every significant sound coming out of the UK was Beatle-based.

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23 Jun 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Van Morrison: Astral Weeks

I was 17 starting fall semester at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, a quaint golden-hilled town in central California. For my first few weeks in the

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