3 items by Kara Manning

  • I'm Alive

    I'm Alive | ALBUM REVIEW

    In the early '70s, there was no need to distinguish the cowboys from the rockers, primarily because the cowboys were the rockers — longhaired desert poets with guitars and a moody, self-focused bent to their lyrics. In...

    November 11, 1993 12:00 AM ET
  • River Of Deams

    River Of Deams | ALBUM REVIEW

    It's ironic that the angry young man of Turnstiles (1976) and The Stranger (1977), who frantically ran from the middle-class clichés of his native Long Island, N.Y., should find himself nearly 20 years later contemplating the meaning...

    August 19, 1993 12:00 AM ET
  • Colour of Your Dreams

    Colour of Your Dreams | ALBUM REVIEW

    In the sterling years of FM radio, when it was no crime to sandwich King Crimson, Stevie Wonder, the Velvet Underground and Bessie Smith in the same set, songwriter Carole King shattered sales records with her transcendent...

    June 24, 1993 12:00 AM ET