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The 25 Best Album Re-Issues of 2013
15 Dec 2013 // 9:14 PM
From '90s-era defining musical heroes and legendary singer-songwriters to the great soul and jazz artists of the '60s and glorious '70s rock, 2013 was a great year for new re-issues and compilations.
Christine McVie's Warm Ways
8 Mar 2010 // 4:00 PM
With Fleetwood Mac's Tusk recently turning 30, PopMatters offers some reflection on the too-often-overlooked Mac classic. In the first piece, Alfred Soto explores Tusk as the apex of the work of singer and keyboardist Christine McVie.
Luna: A Sentimental Education / A Place of Greater Safety
17 Sep 2017 // 9:20 PM
True to his predilections, Dean Wareham moves the band and song, in covers and instrumentals, and usually away from too much volume.
Fleetwood Mac: Tango in the Night
12 Apr 2017 // 4:02 AM
Somehow, time and a fresh remaster have turned Tango in the Night's digital sheen and cool, clinical professionalism into virtues. How'd that happen?
Ain't Talking 'Bout Love: Top 10 Definitive Breakup Albums
12 Feb 2014 // 9:14 PM
During a week where you're bombarded with overpriced consumerism disguised as love, here are ten albums that look at love's hangover.
Counterbalance No. 58: Fleetwood Mac’s 'Rumours'
11 Nov 2011 // 12:39 AM
This week Counterbalance lays Fleetwood Mac's 1977 megahit down in the tall grass and lets it do its stuff. Rumours is the 58th most acclaimed album of all time, and it's next.
Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie Explain How They Wound Up As a Duet
28 Jun 2017 // 8:26 AM
It's those dreamy love songs, all written by it’s those dreamy love songs, all written by Christine McVie, that have come back into vogue lately among stylish young admirers such as Haim and Phoenix.
Back to Mac: There’s a new book and tribute album, too
23 Aug 2012 // 1:35 AM
Summer listening, like summer reading, entails a commitment to leisure and comfort, especially considering the volume of pop music genres producing so many fresh sounds