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Bob Marley In Comics

March 3, 2020

NBM Graphic Novels 2019 Multifaceted portrait of reggae’s paragon – painted vividly to be etched deep in reader’s memory. Bob Marley’s life was illustrious and colorful – there were many more colors to it than red, gold and green – … Continue reading

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Alan Paul and Andy Aledort: Texas Flood – The Inside Story of Stevie Ray Vaughan

October 13, 2019

St. Martin’s Press 2019 Demystification of the saint reveals a vulnerable soul behind the blues blast and three-letter acronym. This may seem unjust yet, while Stevie’s tragic fate helped perpetuate his legend, in the space between it and his music, … Continue reading

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Jacob Holm-Lupo: Blue Oyster Cult – Every Album, Every Song

July 6, 2019

Sonicbond 2019 Meticulous scrutiny of the thinking man’s heavy metal – flawed but enticing. Despite their five-decade-long presence at the crossroads of heavy metal and prog – having emerged there before these two genres got fully defined – BÖC remain … Continue reading

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G.D. Praetorius: Babysitting A Band On The Rocks

July 13, 2018

G.D. Praetorius 2017 Behind the scenes “fanoir” of production manager who helped stars be on a roll. Punters who pack concert halls to see their favorite artist may encounter an occasional thought of how much work goes into it, yet … Continue reading

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Michael Bruce with Billy James: No More Mr Nice Guy

July 2, 2018

Gonzo 2007-2017 No sickness, no obscenity, no billion dollars: battle axeman’s memoir cuts to the chase and tells it like it was. The fall of 2017 saw the surviving members of ALICE COOPER reunite for a short concert track, and … Continue reading

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