Reviews // 2 Articles
The Best Re-Issues of 2007
18 Dec 2007 // 4:00 PM
From '60s soul to bluegrass and Krautrock to post-punk, PopMatters counts down the year's best re-issued albums.
4 Oct 2007 // 4:59 PM
After the Mamas and the Papas, unheralded songwriter John Phillips released one perfect solo album before disintegrating into addiction and self-recrimination.
John Phillips: Many Mamas, Many Papas
7 Nov 2010 // 2:00 PM
John Phillips' efforts to revive his career in the 1980s are awkward and emotionally fraught, but surprisingly not awful.
John Phillips: Pussycat
14 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM
Too obsessed with failure to be truly self-indulgent, Papa John's lost album, recorded in the mid-1970s with Mick Jagger and Keith Richards, is full of sympathy for life's losers.