Julie Taymor's Beatles-centric jukebox musical movie was considered a creative flop—and it still is.
We chat with author Jon Morris about his new book, oddball criminals, and the supervillain made of Nazi bees.
We hopped on the phone with the entire band to talk about the challenge of making message-driven instrumental music and how has jazz lost its political ties.
'I Against I' calcified a combination of hard rock and funk into something sexy, heavy, and thoroughly modern.
A repress of Tom Wolfe's seminal book features rare manuscripts, photos, and more. We talked to Lawrence Schiller, whose photographs of the counterculture movement inspired Wolfe, about how the new text offers the "full picture of set and setting."
"What I would like to see is a scholarly edition of his poems," says the author of a new book on Sun Ra. "I think they're worthy of that treatment..."
I reached out to people who have spent the their adult lives recording, overseeing, organizing, or critiquing popular music to find out how they got into the industry.
According to a new book, there's a correlation between how knowledgeable you are and your income and happiness.
Souped-up cars are so central to 'Ridin Dirty' that Bun and Pimp actually appear in a whip on the cover. In celebration of the record's 20th anniversary, we hopped on the phone with some of Houston's most influential slab artists to talk about the...