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

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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