Stevie Van Zandt’s Unrequited Infatuations and the Persistence of Memory

The beloved New Jersey musician and actor’s memoir is also a syllabus of rock history, a thesis on the art of collaboration, a political manifesto, a settling of grievances and a grab bag of opinions

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Two Trains Running: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The Yardbirds and the Blues-Rock Explosion of 1965

The duel between these blues rock classics helped bring 1965 to a landing with a bang

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Mixed-Up Kids: Times Square at 40

Looking back at the quintessential rock ‘n’ rebel experience of 1980

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Dig the Slowness: Roberta Flack’s Chapter Two at 50

The portrait of an artist looking for an audience at the intersection of enlightened soul and contemporary singer-songwriter pop

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