Richard Thompson

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Richard Thompson, Musical Instrument Museum, 6/13/12

    Richard Thompson Musical Instrument Museum Wednesday, June 13, 2012 There's something about a solo Richard Thompson concert that's both depressing and enlightening. His music allows the mind to wander from the gutter where the drunkards roll to the heavens where misguided motorcycle hoods get their ... More >>

  • Music

    March 1, 2012
  • Blogs

    June 27, 2011

    Peter Case at The Rhythm Room, 6-26-11

    Maria Vassett​Peter CaseThe Rhythm RoomSunday, June 26As much as he's a songwriter, Peter Case is a storyteller. All throughout his solo acoustic set at The Rhythm Room last night, Case peppered the space between songs with stories from his rock 'n' roll past: Scoring free records from Elektra whe ... More >>

  • Music

    March 8, 2007

    Richard Thompson

    Strumming in the wind

  • Home Entertainment

    June 29, 2006
  • Music

    June 22, 2006

    Under Cover

    Dave Alvin paints it blue

  • Music

    December 4, 2003

    Amassing the Particle

    Particle rides "space porn" and all-night shows to the cusp of breakout jam-band success

  • Music

    May 29, 2003

    Marquee de Sad

    How long will the Marquee Theatre be a royal pain?

  • Music

    May 8, 2003

    Richard Thompson

    Going back to the roots

  • Music

    October 4, 2001

    Buddy & Julie Miller

    Buddy & Julie Miller (HighTone)

  • Music

    April 5, 2001

    Voices Carry

    GBV's Bob Pollard shoulders some personal burdens with Isolation Drills

  • Music

    March 8, 2001

    Saint Etienne

    Interlude (Sub Pop)

  • Music

    February 8, 2001


    Round Wound Deep Mu Flux EP (Camera Obscura, Australian import)

  • Music

    December 7, 2000

    Los Lobos

    El Cancionero: Más y Más (Warner/Rhino)

  • Music

    October 19, 2000

    Born to Die

    Knowing how Nick Drake expired helps bring his music to life

  • Music

    July 13, 2000

    Flanagan's Wake

    VH1 vice president's novel about the music business mourns an era just since passed

  • Music

    December 30, 1999

    Oh, Mann

    Three years and one bad record deal later, Aimee Mann returns -- with two wonderful records

  • Music

    September 23, 1999

    A Snob's Guide to Rock 'n' Roll

    New Times' unholy critical trinity come down from their snooty perch to stop and sneer at the latest musical offerings

  • Calendar

    August 26, 1999
  • Calendar

    July 22, 1999
  • Music

    March 12, 1998

    Lord's Prayer

    Celebrated busker Mary Lou Lord reluctantly steps into the spotlight with major-label debut

  • Music

    August 7, 1997

    Inner Flame

    New tribute album illuminates the art of Rainer Ptacek

  • Music

    February 2, 1995
  • Culture

    June 29, 1994