Appreciating Little Village: A Humble Supergroup
As supergroups go, Little Village is perhaps not fully appreciated. This is in keeping with their self-effacing POV, but it won’t stop us from gushing about them a little.
Singers Dissing Other Singers: Ouch!
Sometimes, a singer turns to a fellow performer for inspiration. And sometimes, the end result can be pretty harsh.
Bill Kirchen Celebrates “The Proper Years”
Bill Kirchen’s smokin’ guitar work on the 70s classic, “Hot Rod Lincoln” is his best-known. But 50 years on, it’s far from his only stellar performance.
6 Reasons to Love the Kurt Baker Combo
Love power-pop along the lines of Elvis Costello and Nick Lowe? You’ll want to check out the juicy songs of the Kurt Baker Combo.
Nick Lowe’s Longevity Is Due to Old Magic
Nick Lowe has gone from being an angry, pub-crawling rocker to a pop music icon comfortable in his own (older) skin. How did he transition from those edgy ’70s and ’80s songs to his current jazzy ballads? What’s fostered this Indian summer in his career?