Articles tagged john phillips

25 Nov 2008 // 3:16 AM

I’ve been reading Papa John, the autobiography of Mamas and the Papas founder John Phillips. I never thought much of him growing up, and

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14 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

John Phillips: Pussycat

Too obsessed with failure to be truly self-indulgent, Papa John's lost album, recorded in the mid-1970s with Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, is full of sympathy for life's losers.

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Losing California

After the Mamas and the Papas, unheralded songwriter John Phillips released one perfect solo album before disintegrating into addiction and self-recrimination.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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