Tuesday, February 15 2011
Guitar Heaven: The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time comes off as a celebrity version of American Idol.
Monday, August 2 2010
Wednesday, December 3 2008
Joe Cocker is the only person in this entire hour-long program who seems oblivious to the fact that he's being filmed. The fact that he won a Grammy two years later seems like a miracle.
Thursday, July 10 2008
Cocker is not the “Sheffield Shouter” or the smooth singer of yesteryear. He’s somewhere in the middle.
Thursday, January 10 2008
From Good Luck Chuck to Julie Taymor's ill-advised Beatlesque '60s tribute Across the Universe, PopMatters presents the dreck of 2007.
Wednesday, November 28 2007
In a very long line of Cocker retrospectives, it's obvious that, though his heart means well, Cocker's career as a musician has been relentlessly one-note.
Thursday, October 11 2007
Friday, September 21 2007
Such structural spottiness -- great numbers punctuating humdrum character arcs -- is hardly unusual in a musical.
Thursday, September 20 2007
Wednesday, May 4 2005
Even with a little help from his friends, Joe Cocker doesn't provide much more than an honest effort with his latest recording.