Friday, April 19, 2019

From the Archives

"Reprinted" stories I had written for publications with additional unpublished information.

From the Archives: David Bowie’s longest ever performance happened in Fort...

Back in October of 1997, I wrote about what will go down in history as David Bowie's longest ever live performance. I was following...

From the archives: Bowie at the Beeb finally comes to vinyl;...

Released for the first time on vinyl, Bowie at the Beeb, is a compilation featuring a comprehensive overview of David Bowie's BBC radio appearances during his early...

From the Archives: Aphex Twin – ‘Richard D. James’ reissued on...

I do feel it seems rather pointless to reissue music largely produced on computer via vinyl record. Vinyl is an analog medium, after all,...

From the Archives: Mike Garson on working with David Bowie, the...

Continuing in a series of posts that incorporate two separate conversations I had with David Bowie's stalwart keyboardist, Mike Garson, this second part of...

From the Archives: Iron and Wine, Part 2 of 2

As promised in the first part of this two-part series of “From the Archives,” here are some samples of the reporting I did to...

From the archives: David Bowie – 1. Outside – originally published...

It has been 20 years since I first reviewed David Bowie's 1. Outside, which first saw official release on Sept. 25, 1995 in the U.K....

From the archives: Tony Levin interview 2003, Part 2 of 3:...

Thanks to DGM Live (King Crimson’s website) for linking directly to these series of posts, my full-length interview with King Crimson bassist/Stick man and...

From the Archives: Reliving Red House Painters live in 1997 in...

Full disclosure: Mark Kozelek blew off a scheduled interview to my face the night after this concert. Still, I don't take my taste for...

From the archives: Tony Levin interview 2003, Part 1 of 3:...

After my recent lengthy review on Peter Gabriel’s new release, Scratch My Back, I started feeling a bit nostalgic about the old PG days....

From the Archives: Mike Garson on playing the piano (Part 4...

This post continues my conversation with Mike Garson, which took place May 4, 2004. I sat down with him backstage at the James L....