Thursday, April 16 2015
Detroit troubadour merges the shimmering decadent of '70s glam rock, the subtleties of indie rock, and the danceable innovation of synth pop on sophomore solo LP.
Sunday, November 13 2011
There’s something missing from this story; there’s an insularity about the film that renders it just a notch or two above pure reminiscence.
Sunday, October 2 2011
Dave Thompson (Your Pretty Face is Going to Hell: The Dangerous Glitter of David Bowie, Iggy Pop, and Lou Reed) knows his glitter, and he leaves no rhinestone unturned, here.
Monday, March 14 2011
The New York Dolls embrace the post-millennial retro-futurism they helped spawn on the best album of their recent comeback.
Thursday, January 27 2011
Kris Needs's compilation of proto-punk and the music that influenced the late '70s punk music movement often feels like his own personal mixtape, and not a cohesive collection.
Thursday, October 16 2008
A star that never shone, Jobriath may at last take his rightful place in the firmament of fame with these reissues of his only two studio releases.
Tuesday, May 15 2007
At the tender age of 68, Ian Hunter has not yet retreated gracefully into retirement. Who else can put out a solid mix on just his second proper studio record in 24 years?
Thursday, April 19 2007
The Swedish band's fourth album takes everything that was great about last year's State of the Ark and supersizes it, a gluttonous allowance by a band that has every right to have the world eating from the palm of its hand.
Thursday, January 26 2006
Swedish glam-rockers serve tacks in their dessert.