Sunday, July 28 2013
For more than a century, immigrants—particularly those from Latin America—have helped forge the cultural identity of the United States. In so doing they've spiced up America's food and thankfully, its music, too.
Friday, July 1 2011
This tribute collection of 19 covers of one of early rock's most influential pioneers features legends (Paul McCartney, Lou Reed), indie A-listers (Modest Mouse, My Morning Jacket, She & Him), and -- would you believe? -- Kid Rock.
Thursday, February 12 2009
One could easily create a wonderful 20-track compilation of the best tunes from these two discs that would turn into an apathetic listener into a Holly enthusiast.
Thursday, November 10 2005
It's probably impossible to overstate Buddy Holly's importance.
Monday, December 23 2002
Tuesday, September 28 2010
Earlier this month (September 7th) would’ve been Buddy Holly’s 74th birthday. Despite his short life and career, his music influenced many different artists.
Wednesday, February 3 2010
It's no doubt that my favorite album from 2009 was M. Ward's sensitive and unassuming Hold Time. Every time I listen to it, I'm romantically transported
Friday, September 16 2011
LOS ANGELES — Phil Everly’s comment about the star Buddy Holly received last week on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame kept rolling through my head
Friday, September 9 2011
LOS ANGELES — The Hollywood Walk of Fame star unveiled Wednesday in honor of pioneering rocker Buddy Holly was a bittersweet moment for Maria Elena Holly,
Wednesday, September 7 2011
LOS ANGELES — What possible impact could a young pop musician make if given just 18 months to carve out a career? Only the most dreamy-eyed optimist