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Pianist Jacky Terrasson and His Quartet Heat Things Up at Smoke Jazz and Supper Club
By Ralph A. Miriello
As always, Jacky Terrasson's trio of shows in New York City's Smoke Jazz and Supper Club highlight his catch-all creativity and energy as a performer. [18.Dec.14]
The Manic Street Preachers Re-Open 'The Holy Bible'
By Guy Mankowski
With their full performance of The Holy Bible, the Manic Street Preachers take the most sunless of records and place it under a spotlight. [17.Dec.14]
Chrissie Hynde: Kansas City - 16 November 2014
Chrissie Hynde’s stout-hearted, superb Kansas City show made a Sunday feel like a wild Saturday night. It’s no mystery as to why Chrissie Hynde still has skin in this rock and roll game. [4.Dec.14]
Marianne Faithfull: London - 29 November 2014
Despite ill health almost curtailing this series of shows, Marianne Faithfull proved to be in funny, fierce, formidable and fascinating form at her Royal Festival Hall concert in London, the only UK stop on her 50th Anniversary World Tour. [2.Dec.14]
The Touré-Raichel Collective: New York - 18 November 2014
The audience hears wonderfully evocative global music between Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré as they collaborate unrehearsed on stage. [2.Dec.14]
Reviews
By Ralph A. Miriello
As always, Jacky Terrasson's trio of shows in New York City's Smoke Jazz and Supper Club highlight his catch-all creativity and energy as a performer. [17.Dec.14]
By Guy Mankowski
With their full performance of The Holy Bible, the Manic Street Preachers take the most sunless of records and place it under a spotlight. [17.Dec.14]
Chrissie Hynde’s stout-hearted, superb Kansas City show made a Sunday feel like a wild Saturday night. It’s no mystery as to why Chrissie Hynde still has skin in this rock and roll game. [03.Dec.14]
Despite ill health almost curtailing this series of shows, Marianne Faithfull proved to be in funny, fierce, formidable and fascinating form at her Royal Festival Hall concert in London, the only UK stop on her 50th Anniversary World Tour. [02.Dec.14]
The audience hears wonderfully evocative global music between Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré as they collaborate unrehearsed on stage. [02.Dec.14]
Houndmouth and the Drive-By Truckers brought a healthy dose of rock to a Halloween-captivated Athens, Georgia audience. [20.Nov.14]
Unlike Sundance Channel or IFC, Turner Classic Movies' original manifesto remains as solid as Gibraltar. [20.Nov.14]
Hozier's back to back, sold-out nights at Irving Plaza, proved to the audience that the Irish singer-songwriter's recent buzz, post-SNL, is well deserved. [17.Nov.14]
On a rainy New York night, Obie Award winner Eisa Davis transformed Joe's Pub into the garden of Eisa. [14.Nov.14]
After 16 long years, the Fleetwood Mac lineup is complete with Christine McVie and touring again. The legendary band's show in Hartford proved the reunion to be a happy one. [12.Nov.14]
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By Steven Zeitchik and Mark Olsen
The Sundance Film Festival is often a place where movie actors can try on new guises outside the high-pressure, pigeonholding world of… [04.Dec.14]
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