Ken Richardson

Sort By: Post Date | Title | Publish Date
Filed under
Ken Richardson Posted: Apr 03, 2007 0 comments

($499 for 4 gigabytes, $599 for 8 GB; apple.com) With hip-hooray and ballyhoo, Apple CEO Steve Jobs previewed the much-anticipated iPhone at the Macworld convention. Combining a 3.5-inch widescreen iPod, a Wi-Fi-enabled "Internet communications device," and, oh yes, a cellphone, it also includes a 2-megapixel camera.

Filed under
Ken Richardson Posted: May 28, 2013 0 comments

John Fogerty: Wrote a Song for Everyone

New release (Vanguard)
Photo by Nela Koenig

Dusting off old songs, a veteran rocker teams up with (mostly) younger musicians for duets: Often, this can be a recipe for tedium, if not disaster. So it’s a joy to report that John Fogerty’s Wrote a Song for Everyone is among the best of such tributes.

Ken Richardson Posted: Oct 03, 2007 0 comments

Renowned for the homespun majesty of their images and narration, the PBS documentaries by Ken Burns have also earned praise for the emotions of their music, from the folk songs of The Civil War to the jazz of . . . Jazz.

Ken Richardson Posted: Apr 03, 2008 0 comments
Raya Yarbrough Telarc
Music •••• Sound ••••½

In this Age of Norah, it's getting to the point where sultry jaz

Filed under
Ken Richardson Posted: Apr 14, 2011 0 comments

[UPDATE: This year's event is over now, but the RSD Web site remains active all year.]

Since this is the fourth annual Record Store Day, you should know what to do: Go to your local store and buy lotsa "records," be they vinyl LPs, CDs, or whatever else your shop happens to carry.

Ken Richardson Posted: Feb 03, 2006 0 comments

They'll breakfast at Tiffany's, they'll sing to you in Japanese - oh, wait. Jardin, jardin, jardin, jardin! That would be French. No matter - they're still only here to entertain you. And that's exactly what the young boys in The Darkness do on their second album, One Way Ticket to Hell ...

Ken Richardson Posted: Oct 21, 2002 0 comments

THE ROLLING STONES Remastered Series ABKCO Music: SACD Sound: SACD Series:
We interrupt our program of covering multichannel music to take you back to the days of stereo-and even mono! But this isn't just any old stuff, it's the (one-time) greatest rock & roll band in the world, the Rolling Stones.
Filed under
Ken Richardson Posted: Mar 12, 2013 0 comments

David Bowie: The Next Day

New release (ISO/Columbia)
Photo by Jimmy King

This is the best David Bowie album since . . . I'm not gonna go there. Mostly because everyone seems to disagree on just which old album should be put there. But make no mistake: The Next DayBowie's first release in 10 years, is an excellent comeback.

Filed under
Ken Richardson Posted: Sep 03, 2006 0 comments

Time keeps on slippin' indeed: It's been three decades since the release of the Steve Miller Band's hit-parade masterpiece, Fly Like an Eagle.

Ken Richardson Posted: Oct 01, 2005 0 comments
Illinois Asthmatic Kitty
Music •••• Sound ••••
I'll take half this review to say that Track 2 is called "The Black Haw

Pages

X
Enter your Sound & Vision username.
Enter the password that accompanies your username.
Loading