Monday, November 23, 2009

The Lilac Time – Astronauts (1991)



Stephen Duffy looks back at a long, foggy winter and the temporary collapse of the Lilac Time.

By Robin Platts


Van Dyke Parks – Donovan’s Colours (1967)

VDP colours1 Post-Smile, Van Dyke Parks makes his Warner Bros debut under an assumed name.

By Robin Platts


Thursday, November 12, 2009

B.J. Thomas - Raindrops Keep Fallin’ On My Head (1969)


B.J. Thomas remembers his first #1 hit, with a little help from Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Phil Ramone and Ray Stevens.

By Robin Platts

Saturday, October 24, 2009

Big Star - #1 Record (1972)

big star #1 Drummer Jody Stephens looks back at the first Big Star album.

By Robin Platts

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Colin Blunstone – One Year (1971)

blunstone one year

Former Zombies singer Colin Blunstone recalls his legendary 1971 solo debut.

By Robin Platts

Thursday, October 8, 2009

The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle (1968)

zombies-odessey Colin Blunstone, Rod Argent, Chris White and Paul Atkinson recall the making of the band’s 1967 masterpiece

By Robin Platts

Friday, September 25, 2009

Glen Campbell - Reunion: The Songs of Jimmy Webb (1974)

Glen Campbell and Jimmy Webb talk about their classic, overlooked 1974 collaboration

by Robin Platts