The great lost Dylan-inspired Rodriguez got a film and now a compilation/soundtrack. But is his belated discovery and rehabilitation really warranted?
Rickie Lee Jones exquisite 1981 release, The Pirate, sounds just right on virgin vinyl.
Eighties music expert Jason Donoghue assesses nineties comeback Garbage.
Genuine Kiwi obscurity rescued from the rot and restored. And it’s a blinder.
Jon Toogood’s vacation band make for a pretty good diversion away from Shihad
An ultra-obscure, super-rare, legendarily legendary, lost ’70s progressive rock album gets reissued in luxurious new version by NZ record company.
Dudley Benson engages in a most interesting discussion with Gary Steel
Gary Steel continues his belated catchment of 2010 releases he ought to have reviewed, and deals a mortal blow to Welly firestormers, Shihad