Articles tagged elton john

Counterbalance No. 132: Elton John’s ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’

We bet that the 132nd most acclaimed album of all time will shoot down your plane, and it’ll take a couple vodka and limes to set you on your feet again. Counterbalance hunts the horny-backed toad with Sir Elton’s 1973 blockbuster.

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Queens of the Stone Age: ...Like Clockwork

Josh Homme and friends' first album since 2007 is a fun, laid-back affair that retains all the crunchiness of their previous records. Plus Dave Grohl is back on drums and it makes a big difference.

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Celebrating John Lennon’s 71st Birthday With Seven Underrated Songs

Though we instantly identify him with such hits as “Help!”, “I Am the Walrus”, “Imagine”, “Instant Karma! (We All Shine On)”, and more, let’s look at seven of his lesser-known songs.

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Michael Chapman: Fully Qualified Survivor

Chapman released this record in 1970. It's been out of print on vinyl for years. It's never been issued on CD in the States. Oh, and it's also one of the best psych-folk records recorded. Ever.

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18 Jan 2011 // 6:30 AM

The Year in TV: April 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable television events, here’s what happened in April 2010.

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Potential Grammy Nominees for Song of the Year?

This is a look at likely contenders for the Song of the Year, which is a composer/songwriter’s award.

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Celebrating 70 Years of John Lennon

This October 9th marks quite a milestone.

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Strictly Global: A Source for Music Videos on Broadcast TV

The kind of show you wished MTV would make.

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10 Years Later: Robbie Williams’ The Ego Has Landed

A decade after landing on our shores, this gem still hasn't gotten its due.

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Spectacle: Elvis Costello with Diana Krall (Episode 12)

It’s about time that Elvis Costello’s wife, pianist and singer Diana Krall, appeared on Spectacle (airing Wednesdays at 9pm EST/PST on the

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Spectacle: Elvis Costello With… - Episode 1

Spectacle: Elvis Costello With... - 9pm EST/PST - Sundance Channel

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11 Apr 2007 // 11:00 PM

Timbaland: Shock Value

The man who calls himself Thomas Crown steps into the spotlight for an above-average pop album that could have been so much more.

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Elton John: Rocket Man: Number Ones

Without a doubt, Elton John is a rocket man who is still in ship shape.

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Elton John: The Captain & The Kid

In seeking to replicate the effect of their classic 1975 album Captain Fantastic & the Brown Dirt Cowboy, John and Taupin have only succeeded in shining a spotlight on their own inadequacies.

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1 Dec 2004 // 11:00 PM

	Elton John: Peachtree Road

This all might be formulaic schlock, but it's expertly played and produced schlock by a master of the form, and he should be awarded some points for that.

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	Elton John: Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (30th Anniversary Edition)

The double album in pop music has a checkered history. The very standard by which they are all judged, The Beatles’ White Album, was unbearably

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30 Jan 2003 // 11:00 PM

	Elton John: Greatest Hits 1970-2002

It feels pretty pointless to recount Elton John’s achievements. You know how many hits Elton John has had. You know which songs of his

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        Elton John: Reg Strikes Back

I don’t like to say bad things about Elton John. How can someone who gave us classic songs like “Daniel”, “Your Song”, and “Rocket

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Mr. Robot: Episode 6 -- "Br4ve-Trave1er.asf

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"When episode six opens to find Elliot in terror and panic, it is soon confirmed that he should be.

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