Articles tagged chris bell

Chris Bell: I Am the Cosmos (Deluxe Edition)

With Big Star, Chris Bell helped invent power pop as we know it. I Am the Cosmos is his brilliant posthumous solo masterpiece, and the definitive edition is out now.

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Chris Bell: Looking Forward - The Roots of Big Star

Definitive proof that there was more than one genius behind the rise of Big Star.

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Bell Proves Steroids a ‘Bigger’ Issue for Both Sides

Steroids - the word alone strikes fear in the hearts of sports fans and athletes alike. Thirty years ago, the anabolic hormone replacement therapy was

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30 May 2008 // 2:00 AM

Bigger, Stronger, Faster*

Chris Bell wants to believe. Or so he suggests at the start of his excellent documentary on the connections among steroids, success, and Americanness, Bigger, Stronger, Faster*.

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Robert Greenwald Presents - The Brave New Films Box Set (2006)

Ultimately, if these films do their job, more idle viewers will eventually become the kind of people who will want to do more than wait and watch.

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Terry Manning: Home Sweet Home

Legendary producer and Box Tops/Big Star engineer Terry Manning recorded one song on this long out-of-print, exuberant psyche-rock-blues-pop CD as a joke... but Stax VP Al Bell didn't think it was funny, asking when the rest of the record was coming.

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Treasuring Memories of Paul McCartney on 'One on One' Tour

// Notes from the Road

"McCartney welcomed Bruce Springsteen and Steven Van Zandt out for a song at Madison Square Garden.

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