Rock and Roll billboards
If writing about music is like dancing about architecture, then what is writing about billboards about music?
In researching a question ( What does the cover art on 10cc's "Deceptive Bends" mean? ) I came across this nice post on NME: 12 Great Rock 'n' Roll Billboards Of The Sunset Strip.
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Pallbearer on the NYT Magazine
The New York Times Magazine is on something of a roll for music writing.
Last week’s Culture Issue included an interesting feature by Wesley Morris on how and why female singers have largely been left out of the canon of great albums (Should Women Make Their Own Pop Music Canon?)
This week brings a...
Sounds like a dead end: Tunnel of Love at 30
This week marks the 30th anniversary of the release of Bruce Springsteen’s Tunnel of Love album.
Ryan Leas writes an excellent retrospective on the album at Stereogum: