Ry Cooder
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Slipped Discs 2011 - Part 1: From 13Ghosts to Friendly Fires
30 Jan 2012 // 4:00 PM

The three-day 2011 edition of Slipped Discs -- where we feature great albums that missed our Best Albums of 2011 -- kicks off with Akron/Family's most experimental work, Kate Bush's sound poetry, the stunning Anna Calvi, the brilliant hip-hop of Drake, and many more.

The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of 2007
12 Dec 2007 // 3:59 PM

What unites these artists is an individual presence -- a voice -- that is powerful enough to carry an entire album without retreating to the cozy confines of a band.

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New Americana Supergroup Cooder-White-Skaggs Thrills at Carnegie Hall
4 Dec 2015 // 6:00 AM

The music of the newly minted supergroup often was beautiful, and always beautifully played. But it rarely broke a sweat.

Ry Cooder: Soundtracks
16 Oct 2014 // 9:06 PM

Rhino’s seven CD retrospective box set Soundtracks covers off the bulk of Ry Cooder’s ‘80s film work. Interesting and varied, this is a worthy re-issue.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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