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The Grace and Beauty of Roxy Music's 'Avalon'

It's not often that great bands have the opportunity to end a career on a high note with their swansong song albums, but Roxy Music brilliantly did with Avalon.

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David Bowie: The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars

Forty years later, Bowie's influential masterpiece is still as electrifying and addicting as ever.

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Husband: Husband

First effort from a deep, dark soul.

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Harmonia and Eno '76: Tracks and Traces

Not a whole lot of supergroups can boast this kind of willed civil synergy, but not a whole lot of supergroups called themselves Harmonia either.

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Roxy Music: Thrill of It All: A Visual History 1972-1982 [DVD]

I am baffled as to how a band that started so strongly could have transformed themselves in the space of a decade into, well, the arch, faux-upper-crust British counterpart to American yacht-rock like Hall & Oates.

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Roxy Music: Avalon

Upon first hearing Avalon (I Used To Like Roxy Music, 1982): A tone-poem.


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