Jack Walters

Jack Walters has published with several music websites, where his reviews have received recognition from artists and record labels. He is an avid reader with a keen interest in European writers and poets from the late-19th to the mid-20th centuries. His book, 'Springsteen: Song by Song', takes a close look at each track on all of Springsteen's 21 studio albums. He can be reached by email: jackwalters [dot] lc [at] gmail [dot] com
The Decemberists’ New LP Is a Return to Form

The Decemberists’ New LP Is a Return to Form

The Decemberists straddle between the exotic and quotidian, the real and imagined, to reveal that existence is most interesting when lived in a liminal state.

Cat Power Sings Bob Dylan at the London Palladium

Cat Power Sings Bob Dylan at the London Palladium

Cat Power and her band are not a simulacrum of Bob Dylan; they gracefully step into the songs, striking the right balance between honoring and making it anew.

PJ Harvey: Retrospectrum

PJ Harvey: Retrospectrum

PJ Harvey is an empowering female figure who rejects labels. In this retrospectrum, we explore the space in the music industry that is so singularly hers.

The Many Sounds of Bob Dylan’s Voice

The Many Sounds of Bob Dylan’s Voice

Are Bob Dylan’s improved vocals in his later years a deliberate aesthetic choice? Has he re-focused his attention on the art of singing?