Monday, September 10 2007
International rather than global, and a good place to make discoveries about this and that within tango.
Sunday, September 9 2007
One riddim, a roster of well-respected reggae veterans and new generation greats.
The album is crammed. It’s a packed smorgasbord.
Wednesday, September 5 2007
More songs to love and learn from Chicago's venerated Old Town School of Folk Music.
To say this is an education -- not only into the Vee-Jay label's history, but also into the growth of American popular music -- is an understatement.
Monday, September 3 2007
Songs we've heard enough times make a permanent imprint on our consciousness -- you'll find you can sing along to a song you haven't heard in decades.
Friday, August 31 2007
After years of talking about how great this music is, it's time we started actually listening to it. For example, does a song sound like the year 1968, or does it sound like Deep Purple?
Wednesday, August 29 2007
The target audience of this film should really be adolescents with an invariable scowl beneath their eye-obscuring, black-dyed, ironed hair who believe this scene takes itself terribly seriously.
Tuesday, August 28 2007
It's the album you'd buy if you were around in the '80s and found yourself yearning to hear "Lambada" again.
Monday, August 27 2007
Adventurous collaboration between Scottish writers and indie popsters yields interesting results.