Reviews of albums, DVDs and books from the January 2016 issue of Goldmine.
The album “Alone in the Universe” features 10 sterling examples of the latter-day ELO sound, with each song sounding like a potential classic rock hit.
by John M. Borack “I love their ‘Mr. Blue Sky’ Almost my favorite is ‘Turn to Stone’ And how ’bout ‘Telephone Line’? I love that E.L.O.” – Randy Newman, “The Story of a Rock and Roll Band” Some artists …
by John M. Borack Laurence Juber – “Fingerboard Road” (Solid Air Records) Former Wings guitarist Laurence Juber has released nearly 20 (!) records of exquisite acoustic guitar musings, and on Fingerboard Road the Grammy-winning musician tosses in three originals alongside …
Irish pop monsters Pugwash hit it out of the park in grand style, and The New Trocaderos come back with a blast of punk/pop, and in-your-face rock ‘n’ roll.
Goldmine Magazine, home of the world’s largest music collectibles marketplace, announces its 10th group of inductees in its Hall of Fame. Who made the cut?
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame should take a closer look at these bands
On the occasion of the 35th anniversary of The Electric Light Orchestra’s formation comes these reissued, expanded versions of ELO’s first two albums, with more to follow later this year.