Buy, Borrow, Bypass: Music Autobiographies

On June 3, 2016, I published the following post on Book Riot.

Buy, Borrow, Bypass: Music Autobiographies

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At first glance, Carlos Santana, Bettye LaVette, and Sir Tom Jones seem to have little in common. A guitar hero who at a young age immigrated from Mexico to the United States, an African-American soul singer from Detroit, and a Welsh performer who has experienced all possible aspects of the entertainment industry. What could they possibly have to do with each other?

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In the words of my friend, the Australian, I shall return.

5 Reasons Why You Should Read Album Liner Notes

On October 3, 2015, I published the following post on Book Riot.

5 Reasons Why You Should Read Album Liner Notes

I love reading album liner notes. You know, the fine print on the inner sleeve of a vinyl record or inside the booklet that comes with the CD. I love liner notes because they contain information about musicians and bands that is rarely found in biographies or magazines.

Here are five reasons why you should read album liner notes…

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In the words of my friend, the Australian, I shall return.