Remembering Jack Bruce: Listen To 5 Songs By Rock’s True Journeyman
2014 / Memorial / Music

Remembering Jack Bruce: Listen To 5 Songs By Rock’s True Journeyman

While journalists and fans alike have long appropriated the description of “journeyman” as a nickname for Eric Clapton — chiefly because it was the title for Slowhand’s tacky 1989 album — the descriptor is really a better fit for Clapton’s erstwhile and largely forgotten Cream bandmate, bassist Jack Bruce. Continue reading

Review: Robertson’s ‘Clairvoyant’ Lacks Brilliant Insights
2011 / Music

Review: Robertson’s ‘Clairvoyant’ Lacks Brilliant Insights

Once, Robbie Robertson was a rare ’60s musical triple threat: guitar ace, songwriting visionary and master orchestrator of talent. Now, his new solo album, “How To Become Clairvoyant,” is easily the most vanilla creation of his solo career. Continue reading