Friday, August 16 2013
In spite of his tremendous talents, Isaak misses an opportunity to do in a live setting what he's consistently done with his recordings - make new out of old and render strange the familiar.
Sunday, May 15 2011
The Monument Collection is as perfect a reminder as any that if you're a miserabilist yet haven't let Roy Orbison into your life, then you should feel more sorry for yourself than usual.
Monday, February 21 2011
Dubbed “the quiet one”, George Harrison contributed some of the Beatles best work and continued on to an impressive solo career. He died far too soon, but the world still has a lifetime of his work to admire and enjoy.
Wednesday, October 15 2008
His music and his voice, his legend and his legacy, the long shadow he casts over every rock and roll singer to step into a spotlight since, that's why Roy Orbison is The Soul of Rock and Roll!
Thursday, June 14 2007
The Traveling Wilburys were always the stuff of myth -- of unlikely beginnings and heroes and, yes, even transcending death through creation. Thankfully, with their work back on the shelves, they will do just that.
Thursday, April 27 2006
The story of the Big O from the beginning of his career to posthumous releases can be found on this new compilation. Orbison knew the mystery of dreams could be better suggested by a trill than by words alone.