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Carl Bookstein: Most Recent Articles

Gary Clark, Jr.: Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit, 9/7/2014
Carl Bookstein enjoys a night of blues rock showmanship from Austin, Texas-based guitarist Gary Clark Jr. at a sold out show at Saint Andrews Hall in Detroit
Curtis Mayfield: Super Fly
Carl Bookstein examines soul giant Curtis Mayfield's soundtrack to 1972 film 'Super Fly', which has been re-released in a special two disc deluxe version
Profile: Pure Prairie League
Carl Bookstein looks back on the career of Ohio-based country rock outfit Pure Prairie League, who have recently had several of their albums reissued on CD
Ten Songs that Made Me Love...: The Grateful Dead
In our series, in which our writers write about ten songs that made them love a favourite band or artist, Carl Bookstein reflects on his favourite Grateful Dead songs
Sunshine Music and Blues Festival : Mizner Park Amphitheatre, Boca Raton, 18/1/2014
Carl Bookstein enjoys performances from the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Galactic, Leon Russell, Hot Tuna, Tab Benoit and Stanley Clarke at the Sunshine Music and Blues Festival in Florida

Most Recent Reviews

Massy Ferguson: Victory and Ruins - CD
Effective roots rock on third album from Seattle-based Americana act, Massy Ferguson
Galileo 7: False Memory Lane - CD
Exuberant and upbeat psychedelic pop on third album from acclaimed Medway-based group, the Galileo 7
Blue Angel Lounge: A Sea of Trees - CD
Haunting and melancholic third album from Velvet Underground-influenced German band, the Blue Angel Lounge
Wilson Pickett: Live in Japan - CD
Impassioned soul on excellent reissue of 1973 live concert album from the legendary Wilson Pickett
Birds of Chicago: Live from Space - CD
Elevating live album recorded in their native Illinois from harmonic Americana act, the Birds of Chicago

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