More music reviews … from Classic Rock to indie jams.
Roger Glover and others gathered to tell the tale of… well, a musical adaptation of illustrator Alan Aldridge and poet William Plomer’s ‘The Butterfly Ball & The Grasshopper’s Feast,’ a delightful tale that combined semi-psychedelic intent and art into one of the most enduring childrens’ books of the age.
Five CDs round up what is surely the last word on the Dolls’ unreleased archive, at least so far as listenable artifacts are concerned.
Here are selected reviews from Goldmine’s March 2018 issue: from Queen to Tim Buckley.
The Bordellos Debt Sounds (thebordellos3.bandcamp. com/releases) It’s taken ten years for this to get a proper release… ten years since the Bordellos spent ten consecutive Friday nights laying down seventeen songs on a heap of machines, not one of which …
Music reviews ranging from Residents to Jim McCarty.
by Dave Thompson The last few months have seen a slew of Velvet Underground reissues hit the racks – the anniversary reissue of their first, a colored vinyl re-do of their last, and a double package of out-takes. All excellent, …
The communal spirit that existed, specifically in the early 70’s, was best captured first in the 1971 Delaney & Bonnie record ‘Motel Shot.’
Music reviews: Everything from Tiddlywinks to Traffic is covered.
Country Joe and the Fish and other releases give the music collector a lot to cheer about.