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Tuesday Morning Praise N Blame: Tom Jones Sings Dylan

Never thought I’d be writing about Sir Tom Jones on here. As I suspect is the case with many of us, after the double whammy of “It’s Not Unusual” in Mars Attacks and the ubiquitous euro-pop smash “Sex Bomb,” he faded from my radar screen. That is, outside of a couple bits in an Elvis […]

Ain’t No Grave: Johnny Cash’s Final Testament

Yesterday marked the release of the last volume of Johnny Cash’s American Recordings series, VI. While the fourth volume is not likely to be surpassed, it would appear that volume six carries even more heft than usual – as if that were possible. The A/V Club puts it this way: It’s no surprise that Ain’t […]