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Features // 32 Articles
Columns // 5 Articles
Reviews // 48 Articles
Blogs // 18 Articles
News // 10 Articles
Media // 2 Articles
//Features

The Return of the Great White Boss, Bruce Springsteen
18 Jun 2015 // 8:00 PM

The seven albums in this Collection capture the tension inherent to Springsteen's ultimate transformation into a global megastar.

Last of the Rock Stars? An Interview With Elliott Murphy
19 Mar 2015 // 8:20 PM

As Elliot Murphy tells PopMatters, the new reimagining of his 1973 debut Aquashow may be the most profound musical adventure of his 40-plus year career yet.

//Columns

A Nightly Ritual: Bob Dylan's Never-Changing Set List
7 Jun 2015 // 9:30 PM

Bob Dylan's current show is a book musical without the book, crafted by the American Shakespeare.

Everyone Lost: Protest Art and the Iraq War
7 Mar 2013 // 4:30 PM

While people were killing and dying, what did it matter whether there were decent songs being sung, insightful films being produced, appropriate art being inspired? When did poetry ever stop a war?

//Reviews

Bob Dylan Deserves Another Look Back
25 Jan 2016 // 8:10 PM

D.A. Pennebaker's Dylan documentary, Dont Look Back, still feels amazingly fresh and experimental.

Bob Dylan: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12: The Cutting Edge 1965–1966
9 Nov 2015 // 8:30 PM

Bob Dylan opens the vault to his most important period, the golden age that produced his three greatest albums.

//Blogs

Watkins Family Hour Stroll Down 'Highway 61 Revisited' at Lincoln Center (Photos)
13 Aug 2015 // 4:30 AM

Lincoln Center and Americanafest NYC welcomed the Watkins Family Hour for a special performance of Bob Dylan's Highway '61 Revisited.

Sam Peckinpah's 'Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid' Is the Last Great Western
20 Mar 2015 // 4:00 AM

This is not just a great Peckinpah film, but perhaps Hollywood’s last great classic Western, a film of tremendous self-reflection and deep sadness.

//News

Bowie, Dylan, Little Richard Among the Best Pop Music Boxed Sets
7 Dec 2015 // 3:45 AM

Here are some of the most notable boxed sets this year in rock and pop...

Back to the Basement With Bob Dylan
3 Nov 2014 // 8:15 AM

Taken as a single seven-hour-plus narrative told in music, the recordings bear witness to the birth of a new Dylan, one for whom songs are restless creations that gain strength with each new interpretation.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Violin Virtuoso L. Subramaniam Mesmerizes in Rare New York Performance (Photos)

// Notes from the Road

"Co-presented by the World Music Institute, the 92Y hosted a rare and mesmerizing performance from India's violin virtuoso L. Subramaniam.

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