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The Big Star Story, Take 4

Max Bell, New Musical Express, 15 July 1978

THE BIG STAR story seems to have taken up a considerable part of my writing life. This is the fourth time in three years that I've sat down and tried to make sense of one of America's least known or understood cult bands.

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