- Music Reviews
- December 13, 2019
Blue Eyed Soul (BMG Rights Management (UK) Ltd). Review by Jeremy Glazier.
The Story of the Most Influential Radio Station in America
Bob Geldof shares his love of W.B. Yeats on A Fanatic Heart.
He’s simply the greatest. B.B. King: The Life of Riley tells the story and the struggle behind his life in the blues.
Elvis Costello hosts a hip rock and roll show on Sundance Channel; Carl F Gauze tries on his first pair of Buddy Holly glasses.
Julien Temple puts together a sweet requiem for Joe Strummer of The Clash.
A new book shows a good part of why the late singer/songwriter was so much more than “The token daughter and the token wife” she ironically declared herself in song. It’s not as good as a new Kirsty album, but what would be? Ben Varkentine’s got a personal stake in this one.
Stealing Fire (Rounder/True North). Review by Sean Slone.
Stop All the World Now (Epic). Review by Andrew Ellis.
The Essential Willie Nelson (Columbia/Legacy). Review by James Mann.
Tony Bennett — crooner, icon and last man standing. Ben Varkentine (and this DVD) explain why this true American idol is still relevant.