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10 Albums That Changed My Life: John McEuen

McEuen’s fascinating new book, “The Life I’ve Picked,” details his storied past and the innovative efforts he’s put forth with notable friends and on his own. Who better then to offer a list of indelible albums that leave a lingering influence?

Backstage Pass: Chris Darrow – A brilliant disguise

In certain circles, the name Chris Darrow still carries a certain cachet. At least it does with Jimmy Page. It’s been said that the Led Zeppelin guitarist once remarked that Darrow’s late-’60s group Kaleidoscope, remembered mostly as “world beat” pioneers with an acid-country bent, was his “favorite band of all time.”