- Music Reviews
- September 24, 2021
Gestureland (GMG/King Baby). 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.