Articles tagged roxy music

The Grace and Beauty of Roxy Music’s ‘Avalon’

It's not often that great bands have the opportunity to end a career on a high note with their swansong song albums, but Roxy Music brilliantly did with Avalon.

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Counterbalance No. 107: Roxy Music’s ‘For Your Pleasure’

I bought you mail order, my plain wrapper baby. Your skin is like vinyl, the perfect companion. You're the 107th most acclaimed album of all time. Roxy Music's 1973 classic is this week's Counterbalance.

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17 Nov 2011 // 10:00 PM

Husband: Husband

First effort from a deep, dark soul.

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Harmonia and Eno ‘76: Tracks and Traces

Not a whole lot of supergroups can boast this kind of willed civil synergy, but not a whole lot of supergroups called themselves Harmonia either.

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Roxy Music: Thrill of It All: A Visual History 1972-1982 [DVD]

I am baffled as to how a band that started so strongly could have transformed themselves in the space of a decade into, well, the arch, faux-upper-crust British counterpart to American yacht-rock like Hall & Oates.

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3 Apr 2002 // 11:00 PM

Roxy Music: Avalon

Upon first hearing Avalon (I Used To Like Roxy Music, 1982): A tone-poem.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

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"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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