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Columns

Sunday, October 16 2011

Old Country Comfort: How the British Might Save American Music (Again)

The British saved rock 'n' roll, reignited the blues, and may just make country music more American.


Reviews

Sunday, September 8 2013

Mark Knopfler: Privateering

The weight of the album gone and done broke the axles.


Monday, September 3 2012

Bap Kennedy: The Sailor's Revenge

When he sings, “I am the captain of my soul” on “Lonely No More”, the song resonates with echoes of Jack London more than Walt Whitman.


Monday, September 21 2009

Mark Knopfler: Get Lucky

The former Dire Straits guitar god continues to expand his sound, with an enjoyable, mellow collection of ballads, blues shuffles, and Celtic folk songs.


Wednesday, September 26 2007

Mark Knopfler: Kill to Get Crimson

Kill to Get Crimson, far more tranquil than its title suggests, might be the most cohesive of Knopfler's solo career.


Wednesday, March 5 2003

Mark Knopfler: The Ragpicker's Dream


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