9 items by Tom Nolan

  • David Live

    David Live | ALBUM REVIEW

    Rather than serving as a welcome introduction to or summation of David Bowie's oeuvre, this two-record live album lumps together the several facets of his music into a thin, samey oneness. Any power these 16 originals had...

    January 18, 1983 12:00 AM ET
  • Faces Break Up, Wood a Stone?

    Faces Break Up, Wood a Stone? | ARTICLE

    LOS ANGELES — After a six-year association, Rod Stewart is leaving the Faces. The news was revealed at a London press...

    January 29, 1976 12:00 PM ET
  • Rod Stewart Faces the American Dream

    Rod Stewart Faces the American Dream | ARTICLE

    By sundown the 55,000 people packed into the Los Angeles Angels' Anaheim Stadium for this "sunshine festival" have stolidly endured six hours of a...

    November 6, 1975 12:00 AM ET
  • Before The Flood

    Before The Flood | ALBUM REVIEW

    Throughout Bob Dylan's performances on this in-concert album there is evident an effort to match the material — nearly all from much earlier in his career — with a suitable style of delivery, a vocal stance...

    August 29, 1974 12:00 AM ET
  • Caribou

    Caribou | ALBUM REVIEW

    In June Elton John signed what was reported to be the most lucrative contract ever negotiated by a recording artist. MCA, the record company involved, commemorated the event with full page ads in both The New York...

    August 15, 1974 12:00 AM ET
  • The Carpenters: Up From Downey

    The Carpenters: Up From Downey | ARTICLE

    We're just. . . normal people. Karen Carpenter, the solo singing half of a brother and sister musical duo that has sold over 25 million...

    July 4, 1974 2:55 PM ET
  • Sweet Revenge

    Sweet Revenge | ALBUM REVIEW

    Sweet Revenge is another side of John Prine, a departure from the nearly unrelenting somberness of his earlier work, and an engaging picture of the social being beneath the social conscience. It's a more human work, more...

    January 31, 1974 12:00 AM ET
  • Beach Boys: A California Saga, Part II

    Beach Boys: A California Saga, Part II | ARTICLE

    Part Two: Tales of Hawthorne I'm bugged at my old man And he doesn't even know whereit's at – Brian Wilson Father Murry Wilson...

    November 11, 1971 3:25 PM ET
  • Beach Boys: A California Saga

    Beach Boys: A California Saga | ARTICLE

    Brian began murmuring . . . "World Climatic Regions . . . Face of the Moon . . . Geodetic Satellites. What does geodetic mean? Of the earth? Of the earth, it must be, it must be...

    October 28, 1971 11:40 AM ET