Tag: Elektra Records


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Bread in Las Vegas, July ’97

Let there be Bread. (Sorry, I don't have any Phish. You'll have to ask Jesus about those bootlegs.)...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Reexamining the Frank Black Years (Part One)

Who is Charles Thompson, the once and future Black Francis, who in the '90s reinvented himself many times over?...

Film, Film Reviews

FILM REVIEW: “Jobriath A.D.”

A name I’ve heard over time but had never actually listened to, musically. Jobriath (real name Bruce Campbell) was supposed to be a...

CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Lou Reed and Metallica, “Lulu”

Want two tastes that don't go together at all? Here's "Lulu."...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: David Ackles, “American Gothic”

David Ackles released his masterpiece, "American Gothic," in 1972. Critics loved it, but the public didn't get it. Ken Shane remembers this...



2011 Outlook: News About the Cars’ Reunion

Popdose tries to tie together the mysterious threads of the Cars' reunion album....


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Judy Collins, “Who Knows Where the Time Goes”

Released during the tumult of 1968, this Judy Collins album served Ken Shane as an oasis of serenity during some dark days....


Music, The Producers

The Producers: Rebuilding Elektra, Missing Whitney, and the Crue

This week, producer Tom Werman looks back at the early '80s, and his brushes with acts both legendary (the Blues Brothers, Whitney Houston)...


Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: The Quick

Unknown to nearly everyone save the most devoted power-pop and glam aficionados, the Quick were managed by legendary Los Angeles scenester...


Bootleg City, Music

Bootleg City: Big Star, “Radio City”

You get what you deserve, Big Star fans, so here are the rest of the tracks from the 2000 bootleg “What’s Goin’...