Classic Album Review: Ian & Sylvia | The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Thanks to the runaway...

Classic Album Review: Cher | Living Proof

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   If you believe Cher...

Classic Album Review: Creed | Weathered

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   In the ranks of...

Classic Album Review: Smash Mouth | Smash Mouth

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Now three albums into...

Classic Album Review: Various Artists | The Concert for New York City

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Barely a month after...

Classic Album Reviews: The Rat Pack | Eee-O 11: Best of / Live at...

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Ring-a-ding-ding, pally. The boys...

Classic Album Review: Various Artists | Good Rockin’ Tonight: The Legacy of Sun Records

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   He’s been dead for...

Classic Album Reviews: Various Artists | Daddy-O Daddy! / Country Goes Raffi

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Not being a parent,...

Classic Album Review: The Fartz | What’s in a Name…?

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Some guys just never...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 29 – Dec. 5 • The Short List:...

When the live albums, greatest-hits collections, box sets, remixes discs, sequels, collaborations and reissues start to outnumber the major new releases, you know December has truly arrived. Thankfully, you...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 29 – Dec. 5 • The Long List:...

Today is Berry Gordy’s 92nd birthday, so if you need an excuse to spend the day listening to Motown classics, that's as good as any. Of course, you could...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 29 – Dec. 5 • New Books

Radiohead and Raekwon. Joshua Tree and Jamming. Roky and record stores. Graham and graphic novels. If you haven't already finished (or started) Christmas shopping for the music lover in...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 29 – Dec. 5 • On TV

In Column A: Alessia, Avril, Adam, the Annies and Aaron. In Column B: Bublé, Benny, Blake, Bruce, Benson and Barker. The rest is up to you. Choose wisely. Or...

Albums Of The Week: Contento | En Lancha Pal Futuro

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Those two über-hip expatriate Colombian ‘salsapunks’ are back. Contento’s first album Lo Bueno Está Aquí was an artistic and critical success. Their followup En Lancha...

Albums Of The Week: David Bowie | Brilliant Adventure (1992–2001)

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “The latest in an award-winning and critically acclaimed series of box sets including Five Years (1969-1973), Who Can I Be Now? (1974-1976), A New Career...

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