What makes a record worth collecting?
Commercial television broadcasts began in the 1930s, but in real terms the boom didn’t begin until the ’50s.
Wherein Brown stumbles upon reality television and reality stumbles upon Brown.
When Chess Records released The Chess Box in 1988, Chuck Berry was enjoying one last major revival in a career that began with a reform school quartet in the mid-1940s and will […]
The photo accompanying this “Deep Cuts” gives you some idea of how seriously we used to take both our coffee and our sexism.
Wherein Brown tries to order coffee.
If you’re going to be a footnote in music history, go out swinging with a cheesecake album cover.
Here’s a pro tip for time travelers: bring blue jeans.
Wherein Brown sells his stickpin and buys a new wardrobe.
Gustav Holst, you magnificent bastard.