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Friday, October 3 2014

Big Star: #1 Record / Radio City

If you don’t have these two albums, your record collection has a massive hole.


Sunday, July 7 2013

“Kind of Serendipity, I Think”: An Interview with Jody Stephens of Big Star

Big Star were not talked about much when they were releasing their music, but as their influence spread, so did their legend. With a new documentary in tow, sole surviving member Jody Stephens talks to PopMatters about the band's legacy, followers, and unsung mentors and teachers ...


Wednesday, May 18 2011

Technicolor Revelations: A Conversation with Jon Lindsay

The talented new singer-songwriter chatted with PopMatters about his affinity for storytelling and collecting keyboards, and what inspired his debut LP, a collection of power pop songs that shine from Chicago to Charlotte.


Wednesday, May 4 2011

The Disciplines: Virgins of Menace

The songs on Virgins of Menace are good, the sort of pop pleasures that we like, but not the sort of pop perfection that we cherish. Will we remember it in 20 years time?


Wednesday, March 16 2011

The Top 5 Most Anticipated Music Documentaries

Music geeks are salivating at the prospect of these five upcoming music documentaries.


Wednesday, December 22 2010

The Year in Music: March 2010


Thursday, March 18 2010

RIP Alex Chilton, American Music Man


Wednesday, December 2 2009

Making a Case for the Most Underappreciated Band in Pop Music

Big Star may have long dwindled on the threshold of musical ubiquity and dangling obscurity, but it strangely seems like the only befitting legacy for artists so caught between their innate standing as pop music outsiders and their reverential, ever-striving will for superstardom.


Haley Bonar: Big Star (Capsule Reviews) [9.Sep.08]
Big Star: In Space (Reviews) [4.Oct.05]
Big Star: Big Star Story (Reviews) [15.Oct.03]
Big Star: Radio City (Reviews) [31.Dec.94]
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