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Miles Davis: Bitches Brew (CBS 66236)

Review by Richard Williams, Melody Maker, 27 June 1970

Bitches Brew an aural acid trip from Miles ...

Miles Davis: Rock Is A White Man's Word, Says Miles

Report and Interview by Al Aronowitz, Melody Maker, 17 October 1970

NEW YORK — Junior Mance was working the bandstand at New York's Top of the Gate and you had to put your ear to Miles ...

Miles Davis: What Made Miles Davis Go Pop?

Interview by Richard Williams, Melody Maker, 13 June 1970

Richard Williams talks to bassist Dave Holland in New York. ...

Georgie Fame: Look Sharp

Retrospective and Interview by Lois Wilson, MOJO, November 2015

IT'S DECEMBER 1962, three sharp dressed GIs are hefting a Hammond organ down the icy steps of the Flamingo, a tiny jazz club on Wardour ...

Robert Finley

Retrospective and Interview by Lois Wilson, MOJO, January 2018

"IT NEVER FELT like it was going to be a life-changing moment," says Robert Finley. "It was just an ordinary Saturday morning, and I was ...

Fountains of Wayne (1997)

Interview by Barney Hoskyns, Rock's Backpages Audio, 24 January 1997

How the band came together; touring with Smashing Pumpkins; songwriting and melodies; ...and mullets!

File format: mp3; file size: 68.8mb, interview length: 1h 15' 09" sound quality: ***

Dusty Springfield: Southern Harmony

Retrospective and Interview by Lois Wilson, MOJO, April 2011

She was one of the greatest vocalists of all time at the height of her powers but for Dusty Springfield the making of Dusty in ...

Bill Withers (2004)

Interview by Bill DeMain, Rock's Backpages Audio, 29 March 2004

The great soul singer/songwriter talks about his classic band, the Watts 103rd Street rhythm section; about his childhood and the music around him; his late start, and his scepticism of the record industry; the magical, mystifying process of songwriting; and of growing old and the lure of daytime TV!

File format: mp3; file size: 33.3mb, interview length: 34' 42" sound quality: ** (phoner)

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