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Best Albums 2018

The album as a delivery device for music has been dying for more than a decade now, or, at least, that’s what the pundits say. What struck me more than anything about the way new music was presented this past … Continue reading

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Best albums 2013

This post coincides with the final closure of Expert Witness, Robert Christgau’s wonderful blog, which, during its brief existence, garnered a following as dedicated and lively and acerbic as any you’ll find in cyberspace. Though I’ve only been a (semi-) … Continue reading

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September 2013 albums

Here are the album reviews I wrote for the September issue of EL Magazine, which was distributed in Tokyo on Sunday. The Blessed Unrest -Sara Bareilles (Epic/Sony) English Rain -Gabrielle Aplin (Parlophone/Warner) It’s easy to make the assessment that Sara … Continue reading

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