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

Almost Famous: 1973 and all that

Charles Shaar Murray, Guardian, The, 2000

1973 AS A rock and roll annus mirabilis? Six thousand miles away from the old Rolling Stone office in San Francisco, it felt more like a fancy-dress party somewhere in Teenage Wasteland the morning after the revolution didn’t happen.

Total word count of piece: 1660