Alas, Surface-Skimming Is the Dominant Mode in 'The Beatles Solo'
18 Feb 2014 // 8:05 PM
Books about the Fab Four need to justify themselves. The Beatles Solo, a handsome but information-light and overpriced doorstop, doesn't get there.
The Baudelairean Angel/Whore Bipolar 'Nick Cave Sinner Saint'
1 May 2011 // 4:00 PM
An unholy and, more pointedly, holy hybrid of Old Testament fury and New Testament redemption, Nick Cave is the Last Crooner, a rare artist who is able to generate something absolutely singular out of multiple disparate elements.