Wednesday, April 3 2013
Promisingly, their fourth album boosts aggression, their finest quality, while it tempers the menace of what remain nearly unparalleled presentations of a bold update of venerable '60s sounds on their first albums.
Wednesday, August 3 2011
It sounds like the Beatles piano-driven tracks, and is that ever a bad thing?
Sunday, November 7 2010
These guys don't do angst, and they don't wear overalls.
Tuesday, July 27 2010
A valuable introduction to the early years of Koes Plus.
Thursday, June 10 2010
Don't let the man's tender tenor fool you: he's got a dark side. And the juxtaposition of the sweetness and menace are part of what makes the music so compelling.
Wednesday, December 2 2009
A wonderfully produced documentary on the most important recorded legacy of popular music.
Sunday, November 22 2009
A list of the nearest things in the most overexposed catalogue in the history of popular music to “deep tracks”.
Wednesday, September 9 2009
Monday, April 6 2009
Thursday, December 18 2008
This book is one of the most thorough, as well as one of the most entertaining and engaging, treatises on the topic yet written.