Harry Nilsson
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//Features

"All of Its Variety and Splendor": Van Dyke Parks on Harry Nilsson
9 Sep 2013 // 9:14 PM

Harry Nilsson was one pop music's greatest enigmas, a genius wrapped in his own vices. With the release of the expansive The RCA Albums Collection. To help tell his story, the legendary Van Dyke Parks talks to PopMatters about his old friend and collaborator Harry Nilsson.

//Reviews

Alyn Shipton's 'Nilsson' Is a Perfect Portrait of an Imperfect Man
15 Jul 2013 // 9:05 PM

For a story of this scope there’s neither a moment or word wasted, nor is there seemingly any stone unturned. Bravo to Shipton for not only giving us the first Nilsson biography, and maybe the only one we'll ever need.

//Blogs

It's a Sad, Sad Situation: The 10 Best Sappy Love Songs of the '70s
20 Aug 2014 // 2:59 AM

If you were a child of the '70s, you no doubt grew up hearing these tunes slipping out your parents' eight-track player and car radio. The songs on the list are sappy, high-drama love ballads -- and for that they're being celebrated

Harry Nilsson - "Save the Last Dance For Me"
11 Jul 2013 // 3:35 AM

Harry Nilsson's take on the Ben E. King classic never fails to bring a lump to my throat.

//News

The late Harry Nilsson the subject of affectionate documentary
20 Sep 2010 // 6:22 AM

Songwriter Jimmy Webb calls him "the best singer of our generation." Filmmaker and Monty Python alumnus Terry Gilliam describes him as "a fallen angel." Randy

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//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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