Peter Guralnick: Sam Phillips – The Man who invented Rock’n’Roll [Little Brown, 2015] Sam Phillips should be regarded as one of the most important persons in music history. He shaped popular music in the 1950s […]
– A 1970s memoir [Faber and Faber, 2010] The renowned English rock writer Nick Kent was one of the first music critics that was influenced by the gonzo journalism movement, which is a style of […]
In his book 1966 – this being the 50th anniversary of that year – Jon Savage claims that 1966 was a groundbreaking year. As in his previous books – England’s Dreaming (1991) about the history […]
01. THE BARRERACUDAS – Can Do Easy Second album from this Atlanta quintet led by Adrian Barrera really shows what fun is in garage pop. 02. LOW CUT CONNIE – Hi Honey An eclectic collection […]
THE BLASTERS American Music [Slash, 1981] Attityden i Dave Alvins American Music från The “California born & bred” Blasters överlägsna album (“Svettansiktet”) får ange grundtonen i den här exposén över en handfull av mina personliga […]
Trots att instrumentalmusikens relativt korta guldera toppade cirka 1960 och definitivt tog slut för trettio år sedan, så finns det all anledning att skaka liv i de gamla dinosaurierna som har inspirerat (och fortfarande inspirerar) […]
There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.