Archive for September 25th, 2014

Rested, ready Christine McVie reunites with Fleetwood Mac: ‘This is crazy; I’m going back to work’

Rested, ready Christine McVie reunites with Fleetwood Mac: ‘This is crazy; I’m going back to work’

Christine McVie is back after a 16-year retirement. What was she thinking?

Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Ain’t That a Lot of Love” from Islands (1977)

Across the Great Divide: The Band, “Ain’t That a Lot of Love” from Islands (1977)

Slow to get started, this R&B romp finishes on a high note.

Slash – World on Fire (2014)

Though a bit too long, this builds on Slash’s ‘Apocalyptic Love’ successes.

Greg Lake on his first post-Emerson Lake and Palmer album: ‘I was just sort of spun’

Greg Lake on his first post-Emerson Lake and Palmer album: ‘I was just sort of spun’

“I had every freedom in the world,” Lake tells us, “and yet …”

Trevor Rabin clears the air on Yes’ ‘Owner of a Lonely Heart’: ‘I’ve bitten my lip for a long time’

Trevor Rabin clears the air on Yes’ ‘Owner of a Lonely Heart’: ‘I’ve bitten my lip for a long time’

The song became Yes’ biggest hit, but also a point of contention.

Dylan Ryan Sand – Circa (2014)

Though Dylan Ryan Sand is a small band, they create a big sound; though the songs are short, they’re complete musical statements. ‘Circa’ makes a lot out of a little.