Monday, October 26, 2020

From the Archives

"Reprinted" stories I had written for publications with additional unpublished information.

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: 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: 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: Tony Levin interview 2003, Part 3 of 3:...

Adrian Belew and Tony Levin in King Crimson in Buenos Aires at Teatro Broadway. Photo by Max Pierrot. Finally, the third and final part of my interview...

From the Archives: Iron and Wine + tour and new album...

Iron and Wine’s website has only seen a few news bits dropped this past year. Most recently the band announced the title of its...

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....

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: Illuminating Eyes Wide Shut with a Lacanian analysis

"Explanations are bound to fail. Every viewer will be an expert on sexual fantasy and jealousy and will find his or her individual connection...

From the Archives: Spiritualized profile, Part 1 of 2

With Spiritualized about to make a big appearance in New York to perform their 1997 masterpiece Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space...