Articles tagged james taylor

Fire and Rain: The Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, James Taylor, CSNY and the Lost Story of 1970

David Browne’s Fire and Rain tells the story of four iconic albums of 1970 and the lives, times, and constantly intertwining personal ties of the remarkable artists who made them.

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Iron & Wine: Kiss Each Other Clean

Iron & Wine's major-label debut might have a sexy title, but it’s just a little too effete to be the great pop record it really should be.

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Top Ten Tracks for Your Holiday Playlist

Weary of Bing Crosby singing “White Christmas” for the 567th time? Here's an alternate selection of songs to consider spinning during the holiday season.

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James Taylor and Carole King: 24 May 2010 - Chicago

It was a night of great respect, mutually, between the people in the seats and those on stage, a respect that can only be earned when you have more than 130 years of experience.

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Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Phil Ochs: Amchitka

Poignant, and relevant, Amchitka reminds us of a romanticized era when idealism was still able to give way to revolution.

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Artist/producer PC Muñoz mines for gems and grills the greats.

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Swayzak: Snowboarding in Argentina

This 11th-anniversary reissue of the electronica landmark is the "definitive" one.

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Conversing with Rudy Wurlitzer: ‘A Beaten-up Old Scribbler’

My conversations with Rudy Wurlitzer were not unlike a road journey itself with plenty of unplanned side trips along the way.

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Communicating Music Heart to Heart: An Interview with Yo-Yo Ma

Yo-Yo Ma is a world-renowned, Grammy-winning cellist extraordinaire, and his talent matches his level of humility. He is extremely joyous and eager to share his

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Spectacle: Elvis Costello With… - Episode 4

James Taylor: isn’t he supposed to be the antithesis of a songwriter like Elvis Costello? Isn’t that what we were once taught, those

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After spending Friday moving virtually every CD I own down to the garage I decided to spend the rest of the holiday weekend being fairly

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24 Feb 2008 // 9:59 PM

1968 with Tom Brokaw

This documentary is filled with revealing moments, both big and small, that show just how much – and how little – things have changed.

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24 Jan 2008 // 9:59 PM

The Best Music DVDs of 2007

The last few years have seen some mind-blowing DVD repackaging of a wide variety of musically projects. 2007 is the best yet.

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10 Jan 2008 // 9:58 PM

Two-Lane Blacktop

The legacy of Two-Lane Blacktop has survived all these years, and this superb new DVD will assure that the film will not be forgotten.

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27 Sep 2007 // 11:00 PM

Joni Mitchell: Shine

An environmentally fired-up Joni returns to songwriting with a gloomy, beautiful set of chamber-pop.

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Allison Krauss: A Hundred Miles or More

Every last gorgeous Alison Krauss guest spot or soundtrack contribution, right here, in a shimmering newgrass pool of prettiness.

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26 Sep 2002 // 11:00 PM

	James Taylor: October Road

“The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time.”—James Taylor These words from a song of long ago (1977, a quarter century for the

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	James Taylor: JT / Flag / Dad Loves His Work / That’s Why I’m Here / Never Die Young

He turned being a sensitive singer-songwriter into an art form. A freewheeling hippie who was signed to The Beatles’ Apple label, his early material (mostly

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31 Dec 1994 // 11:03 PM

        James Taylor: Greatest Hits Volume 2

With volume one a perennial bestseller, it was only a matter of time before James Taylor’s label went for the complementary sequel. While every

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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