Joel Goldenberg: Random retro thoughts

Happy New Year! An interesting 2019 lies before us, as I fully expect 50th anniversary box sets for such landmark albums as The Beatles’ Abbey Road, the Stones’ Let it
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At the time of writing, there is a very lively (and sometimes raging) debate taking place on the Steve Hoffman Music Forum, on a nearly 300-page thread concentrating on the
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While K-Tel’s Canadian Mint various artists collection was the first album I ever heard, that was on cassette. To my best recollection, the first LP I ever heard was a
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Unlike last week’s Retro Roundup entry, Elvis Presley’s C’mon Everybody on RCA Victor’s Camden budget label, the companion album I Got Lucky did not receive five stars in the 1979
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In the two weeks since the A to Z list of Retro Roundup’s favourite songs by particular artists and groups reached its conclusion, I internally debated myself on how the
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Before we embark on a new series of Retro Roundups listing notable albums by solo artists and groups, here are some retro recommendations for purchase, and some have nothing to
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We have now reached the end of our multi-year series on Retro Roundup’s favourite individual songs of artists and bands from A to Z, and our final installment includes the
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We are heading towards the end of this years-long series of favourite songs by solo artists and groups, as we plow ahead with the wondrous W list, beginning with a