Sunday, April 7 2013
A long-delayed collaboration between two roots music greats proves perfectly pleasant but may leave the listener wishing for a little more spark and fire.
Sunday, August 7 2011
Kings and Queens is a collection just bursting to the seams with pure talent, and is the group's most ambitious statement to date.
Monday, July 25 2011
Four days of sun, banjos, snow, Mumfords, fiddles, and rock gods at 10,000 feet.
Monday, April 25 2011
Thursday, July 29 2010
As a fan of both Paul McCartney and the Beatles, I heard quite a bit about this special, and had low expectations. The event seemed focus too much on itself and its guests instead of the real reason they were there.
Tuesday, January 26 2010
One of the great songwriters in the business lays down the pen to go to church and rides off with a classic. Oh, she writes a couple of these, too, and wait'll you hear them.
Monday, December 8 2008
The old music-industry adage is that if a woman doesn't have a hit by the time she's 22 years old, she should probably look for another career. That's obviously a load of blarney.
Wednesday, July 30 2008
Informative and educational, intriguing and entertaining, part American history lesson, part biography and part concert film.
Monday, July 7 2008
Whether writing or re-interpreting, Harris ingeniously utilizes the affability of each song’s structure with grace and respect, employing her crystalline voice to buff its rough components into a jewel.
Monday, June 12 2006
Together, Neil Young and Jonathan Demme make the graying of the quintessential baby boom musician a triumph to be celebrated.