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‘Oh, my God – talk about a redirection’: Micky Dolenz on his most interesting post-Monkees job offer

‘Oh, my God – talk about a redirection’: Micky Dolenz on his most interesting post-Monkees job offer

It seems a very unlikely Rock and Roll Hall of Famer came calling.

Randy Bachman – Vinyl Tap Tour: Every Song Tells a Story (2014)

Randy Bachman – Vinyl Tap Tour: Every Song Tells a Story (2014)

This conversational concert recording makes the case for an often-ignored legacy.

One Track Mind: Bob Dylan and the Band, “Odds and Ends” from The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 (2014)

One Track Mind: Bob Dylan and the Band, “Odds and Ends” from The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol. 11 (2014)

Lost time may never be found again but, sometimes, lost songs are.

One Track Mind: Billy Joe Shaver with Willie Nelson, “Hard To Be An Outlaw” (2014)

One Track Mind: Billy Joe Shaver with Willie Nelson, “Hard To Be An Outlaw” (2014)

Willie Nelson’s presence here means a debt has finally been repaid.

Phil Ochs – Live Again (2014)

Phil Ochs – Live Again (2014)

We find Phil Ochs sharpening his weapons for a final attack on injustice.

‘Me and John were starting to really cook’: Paul McCartney on the Beatles’ breakthrough with Revolver

‘Me and John were starting to really cook’: Paul McCartney on the Beatles’ breakthrough with Revolver

They consolidated everything they’d mastered, while hinting at triumphs to come.

One Track Mind: Henry Butler + Steven Bernstein, “Gimme a Pigfoot” from Viper’s Drag (2014)

One Track Mind: Henry Butler + Steven Bernstein, “Gimme a Pigfoot” from Viper’s Drag (2014)

This is music that builds on the past – rather than fetishizing it.

‘Man, you’re out of your mind!’: The time John Oates almost gave away a Hall and Oates charttopper

‘Man, you’re out of your mind!’: The time John Oates almost gave away a Hall and Oates charttopper

John Oates had started writing it for one of their main influences.

Jackson Browne – Standing in the Breach (2014)

Jackson Browne – Standing in the Breach (2014)

As layered as it is honest, as reflective as it is determined.

‘I should try and do something’: David Gilmour was at work on Pink Floyd masterpiece when he discovered Kate Bush

‘I should try and do something’: David Gilmour was at work on Pink Floyd masterpiece when he discovered Kate Bush

Gilmour’s comments arrive as Kate Bush is set to perform for the first time in 35 years.