Review: The National rides its familiar
Longview News-JournalReview: The National rides its familiar sound to new heights ...Longview News-JournalThe world's best rock bands are built on unique blends of talent and sound that set them apart from all of the others who strap on guitars and blister fingers in ...and more »
Posted on 13 September 2017 | 5:01 pm
Steve Smith: Bryan Ferry at the Hollywood
LA Daily NewsSteve Smith: Bryan Ferry at the Hollywood Bowl, Todd Rundgren at the Microsoft Theater, moreLA Daily NewsSinger Bryan Ferry and his London-based band of art rockers, Roxy Music, first played Los Angeles in December 1972, with shows at the Hollywood Palladium and, a week later, at a more intimate Whiskey a Go Go on the Sunset Strip. On Saturday night, 45 ...and more »
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 9:22 am
Concert Review: Bryan Ferry With the
VarietyConcert Review: Bryan Ferry With the Hollywood Bowl OrchestraVarietyThe climax of Bryan Ferry's world tour this weekend at the Hollywood Bowl was announced by conductor Thomas Wilkins as the singer's “first full show with an orchestra.” That might have come as a surprise even to some dedicated followers. Whether he was ...Bryan Ferry delivers stellar set of solo and Roxy Music hits with an ...OCRegisterGet Your Rox Off: Bryan Ferry Live at the Hollywood Bowl | mxdwn ...mxdwn.comall 3 news articles »
Posted on 27 August 2017 | 1:19 pm
A master pop interpreter, Bryan Ferry shares
Los Angeles TimesA master pop interpreter, Bryan Ferry shares his secret — to approach a song 'the way jazz players do'Los Angeles TimesThe Hollywood Bowl has long been a place to see what are now called legacy acts — often a term that's a polite way of saying old and critic-proof. But in the case of Bryan Ferry, who this weekend is making his Cahuenga Pass debut, the Los Angeles ...
Posted on 24 August 2017 | 12:44 pm
Bryan Ferry at the Santa Barbara Bowl -
Santa Barbara IndependentBryan Ferry at the Santa Barbara BowlSanta Barbara IndependentRather than relying on his most familiar hits to keep everyone's attention, Bryan Ferry lets the depth of his catalog cast its spell. Last Saturday at the Bowl, Ferry fronted a 10-piece band in anticipation of his upcoming “Bryan Ferry with full ...
Posted on 22 August 2017 | 1:58 pm
Amble lifeboat appeal gets a helping hand
“They’re some of my most popular pictures.” Among the lots will be shots of Blondie, Bryan Ferry, The Clash and Marc Bolan whom Steve photographed two months before he was killed in a car crash in 1977. His generous donation has delighted the local ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:36 am
Steve Kilbey joins tribute to Tim and Jeff
These performers will be backed by Lucas’s band Gods and Monsters. Veteran Lucas has worked with a wide variety of artists, from Bryan Ferry to Iggy Pop and was Captain Beefheart’s guitarist for five years. He met Jeff Buckley in New York after they ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:34 am
Film Review: ‘Holding the Man’
Songs of the era by artists such as Bronski Beat, Blondie and Bryan Ferry, inserted non-chronologically, do much to color in the era and drive emotions, paired with a new composition by Rufus Wainwright.
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:32 am
Petite Noir Shares "MDR"
Yannick Ilunga, who makes music as Petite Noir, released a funky, propulsive new track today. “MDR” pairs the singer’s light voice—reminiscent here of Roxy Music’s Bryan Ferry—with a slippery beat and a breathy backing chorus.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 12:21 am
What I'm Watching: Dinosaur Jr.'s Video for
(Artists rarely cover songs that their members don’t like or respect. With the exception of Bryan Ferry’s near-miraculous and totally irreverent all-covers début solo album, These Foolish Things.) The Cure and Dinosaur Jr. are not so far apart ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 7:45 pm