From the Long Players series: writers on their most cherished albums.
Roots, Radicals and Rockers is full of great characters and vignettes of bracingly different times.
Why does he only open at weekends? He looks both ways in the manner of Arthur Daley. “Trading Standards don’t work weekends.” There’s your true spirit of punk rock.
Brian Wilson and Mike Love of the Beach Boys have both published new memoirs. The problem? They take themselves preposterously seriously.
Springsteen’s memoir, Born to Run, is the most accomplished of the recent cavalcade of rock autobiographies.
Fred Goodman's new biography shows the man who made the Rolling Stones and wrenched open the door for today's superstars.