Monday, January 18, 2021

From the Archives

"Reprinted" stories I had written for publications with additional unpublished information.

From the Archives: Rounding up Mike Garson, his Now Music, visual...

It all began  at the start of this month with an exclusive interview with Mike Garson talking about his new solo album, the David...

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: 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...

From the Archives: David Bowie’s hours… reissue on vinyl and my...

The news came last week via the official website of David Bowie: Bowie's 1999 album hours... will finally see official release on vinyl by...

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: 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: 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: 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: Bright Eyes

It has nearly been 10 years, and the last time I saw Bright Eyes perform, main man Conor Oberst had recruited 13 other musicians,...

From the Archives: Spiritualized profile, Part 2 of 2

Here is part 2 of my profile on Spiritualized (again, this was published in edited form by "Goldmine Magazine" sometime in October 1997; you...