Singer/guitarist with reigning college rock royals Yo La Tengo, playing the Ryerson Theatre with the Aislers Set Friday (October 3)
Bobby Darin Born Walden Robert Cassotto
"This is Bobby Darin seemingly disillusioned with life and everything else, including the songcraft that he couldn't get away from if he tried. Bobby's Astral Weeks? Indescribable."
THE BEACH BOYS Today! "Is there a better side in the Beach Boys' discography than side 2 of this one? Five ballads, each one more gorgeous than the one before, and then it concludes with the ridiculous Bull Session With 'Big Daddy,' as if to undercut the whole thing."
Jim Belushi Take Me Out To The Ball Game - Live At Wrigley Field 9/28/03 "Blues legend Belushi stretches out with a masterful take on the old chestnut, ably assisted by the Chicago Cubs grounds crew. Not officially released, but I'm sure bootlegs won't be that hard to come by."