When is a Rolling Stones album not a Rolling Stones album?
Sure I could give you a list of starting fresh songs, but how about some songs about years instead?
What’s this? A new feature on Why It Matters? Let’s hope so. April Moseley is a long time reader who approached me with the anti-“Deep Cuts”–a playlist of new music that you should […]
I picked this one up at a friends of the library sale in Savannah, Georgia back when I was a starving art school lad. For those of you who think of Joe […]
I met Alex Johnson thanks to Why It Matters just a couple of short years ago. Since then we’ve been fast friends on Twitter (follow him at @koolwriting) and have exchanged mail […]
Another classic Stones album cover, this one designed by Andy Warhol’s Factory. Sticky Fingers was the Stones’ first album of the seventies, the first album cover to feature a working zipper, […]
You’re probably wondering why I’m bothering with a greatest hits package, and that’s a valid question. First of all, there have been more Stones compilations released over the last fifty years than […]
I’ve always been whackadoo, sometimes worse than others. In 1985 I decided that I was going to eventually own every album that my store carried. How I was going to manage that […]
The short version: These guys opened for The Who last night, they killed, and your photos are at the end of this post. Feel free to reuse them, but attribute them “courtesy […]