Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
Rock's Backpages

Martin Mull: Martin Mull (Capricorn)

Bob Fisher, Cream, June 1975

SINGER/SONGWRITERS are thirteen to the dozen this year. Of the newcomers of the last eighteen months only a couple have managed completely successful albums, like Jesse Winchester or Jim Croce, while the firmly established cats like James Taylor have churned out below standard, flawed exercises in self indulgence. The basic problem with both British and American artists in this genre is a an overpowering intensity and a shocking lack of humour.

Total word count of piece: 593


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: