Category: Great Albums

Great Albums: A Parodic Quartet

I love music, and I have a special affection for cleverly written, expertly performed, lovingly produced tunes that not only deliver the musical goods but also take a satirical jab at convention with a dry sense of humor. Fitting that bill perfectly are the songs on four very different albums that never fail to amuse […]

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Great Albums: Jesus Christ Superstar

An¬†iconic cover and a menacing overture filled my young mind with fear. If I were to choose a favorite decade of recorded music, I would pick the incredibly fertile ten years from 1965 through 1974.¬† It was the golden era of unrestrained, long-form, innovative rock music, when an unprecedented tolerance for experimentation allowed talented artists […]

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