Carole King
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Carole King: The Legendary Demos
24 May 2012 // 5:00 PM

The music from the middle of the decade shows how much things have changed in such a short time. The songs are serious, even when they do concern love, such as “So Goes Love”, about the end of a relationship. But these more adult concerns are still wrapped in pop conventions.

Carole King: Simple Things / Welcome Home / Touch the Sky / Pearls
15 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

Reissued for the first time on CD, these albums propose the possibility that we should reconsider them as lost King classics. But these aren't forgotten gems -- they are lesser works.


Counterbalance No. 66: Carole King’s 'Tapestry'
26 Jan 2012 // 11:00 PM

Winter, spring, summer, or fall, all you have to do is call. Counterbalance will be there—this time, discussing the 66th most acclaimed album of all time, Carole King's 1971 megahit Tapestry.

Verse-Chorus-Verse: Carole King - "Home Again"
2 May 2010 // 11:00 PM

An earlier version of this post appeared on on August 16, 2005 "Home Again" -- Carole King Written by Carole King From Tapestry (Sony, 1971) Though


'Troubadours' looks at heyday of Laurel Canyon singer-songwriters
28 Jan 2011 // 3:15 AM

PARK CITY, Utah — Ever since the 1970s, well-to-do hippies have flocked to Laurel Canyon, the tree-lined neighborhood perched high in the hills above Los Angeles.

Forty years after sharing an L.A. stage, old pals touring together for the first time
27 May 2010 // 12:30 AM

Without James Taylor and Carole King, there would be no Taylor Swift, Jack Johnson or Norah Jones. Or Garth Brooks or Rickie Lee Jones or

//Mixed media

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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