Bob Dylan Live In Glasgow

I won’t be seeing Dylan on his UK tour until Sunday at Wembley Arena, so I asked Damien Love to…

The Arctic Monkeys, last night

I was exchanging emails with one of Uncut's American writers the other day who had just finished a piece for…

Voice Of The Seven Woods

Thanks for all your feedback on the White Stripes blog I posted yesterday. If it's any consolation, I want to…

Ten Years Ago This Week

HAPPENINGS TEN YEARS TIME AGO April 9 to 15, 1997 Singer-songwriter Laura Nyro dies of ovarian cancer, aged 49. Although…

A New Dylan Album This Year?

Thanks for your comments on my Tangled Up In Bob blog, from last week. I was especially intrigued by a…

The power of Earth

Hot and slow in the Uncut office this afternoon, so I've put on the new album by Earth, which precisely…

Ashes To Ashes. . .

The hilarious news that Keith Richards snorted his father’s ashes reminds me, obliquely, of an incident involving John Cale, at…

Ten years ago this week

HAPPENINGS TEN YEARS TIME AGO April 2 to 8, 1997 The Wallflowers, led by Jakob 'son of Bob' Dylan, leap…

Bjork’s Volta

As I write, I've just started listening to Bjork's new album, "Volta", for the third time. The first single, "Earth…

Tangled Up In Bob. . .

For anyone not keeping an eye on such things, Bob Dylan started his European tour on Tuesday with a show…

Marnie Stern

I've been meaning to write about the wonderful Marnie Stern album on Kill Rock Stars for a couple of weeks…