Greil Marcus

Paramount Records box set discussed & celebrated at NYPL by Jack White, Greil Marcus & more (pics & review)
Paramount Records box set discussed & celebrated at NYPL by Jack White, Greil Marcus & more (pics & review)
So how does a music recording label from Wisconsin who -- paraphrasing the words of renowned musicologist Greil Marcus -- used materials from dirt and recorded what they thought was dirt, end up with one of the great catalogs in the history of the American songbook...
Third Man co-releasing massive Paramount Records box set; Jack White talking about it at NYPL this month (tickets on sale)
Third Man co-releasing massive Paramount Records box set; Jack White talking about it at NYPL this month (tickets on sale)
Paramount Records was founded on a modest proposition: produce records as cheaply as possible, recording whatever talent was available. Over its lifetime, the label would become a "race records" powerhouse, its sound and fortunes directly linked to the Great Migration...
Greil Marcus’s new Dylan book & related events (including 2 Fiery Furnaces shows, John Wesley Harding, DA Pennebaker)
Greil Marcus’s new Dylan book & related events (including 2 Fiery Furnaces shows, John Wesley Harding, DA Pennebaker)
Bob Dylan by Greil Marcus: Writings 1968-2010 was recently released, just in time for the holidays..."The book begins in Berkeley in 1968, and ends with a piece on Dylan's show at the University of Minnesota--his very first appearance at his alma mater--on election night 2008...
Greil Marcus, Chuck Klosterman, & members of the Hold Steady – various NYC events & tour dates
Greil Marcus, Chuck Klosterman, & members of the Hold Steady – various NYC events & tour dates
The Hold Steady @ Rothbury Festival in July (more by Graeme Flegenheimer) Craig Finn and Tad Kubler of The Hold Steady, along with author Chuck Klosterman, will be the featured guests at this month's Radio Happy Hour at (Le) Poisson Rouge on Saturday, November 14th (2pm)...