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4 items by Geoffrey Himes

  • Just Another Band From East L.A.

    Just Another Band From East L.A. | ALBUM REVIEW

    When Los Lobos appeared on the national scene in 1984, with How Will the Wolf Survive?, the band had already been playing for eleven years. For the first seven years, they were Los Lobos del Este de...

    October 18, 2000 12:00 AM ET
  • Colossal Head

    Colossal Head | ALBUM REVIEW

    In 1992, when Los Lobos veered from roots rock to art rock on Kiko, it was as if Chuck Berry and Willie Dixon had adopted Genesis and Leonard Cohen as their role models. With its obscure lyrics,...

    February 2, 1998 12:00 AM ET
  • Steve Earle: Back in the Saddle

    Steve Earle: Back in the Saddle | ARTICLE

    Below is an excerpt of an article that originally appeared in RS732 from April 18, 1996. This issue and the rest of the Rolling Stone archives are available via Rolling Stone Plus, Rolling Stone's premium subscription...

    April 18, 1996 12:00 AM ET
  • How Long Has This Been Going On

    How Long Has This Been Going On | ALBUM REVIEW

    Aretha Franklin and Van Morrison are the best vocal improvisers of their generation, but neither can be accurately described as a jazz singer. When authentic jazz singers such as Jon Hendricks or Betty Carter improvise, they construct...

    February 8, 1996 12:00 AM ET
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