CONTENTS / MOJO 272
Exclusive Free CD! MOJO Presents… Blonde On Blonde Revisited
MOJO Proudly presents Bob Dylan’s classic album covered. We have handpicked a host of contemporary acts to revisit and reinterpret one of the most important records in music history, including contributions from Ryley Walker, Kevin Morby, Malcolm Middleton, Steve Gunn, Michael Chapman, Jim O’Rouke and many more.
A special, super-limited edition package switches the CD for double blonde vinyl, plus Dylan art poster and exclusive magazine cover… click for details!
Fifty years on, MOJO goes deep inside the double mega genius of Dylan’s Blonde On Blonde with contributions from Al Kooper, Greil Marcus, Michael Simmons, Sean Wilentz, Sylvie Simmons and Bob Mehr.
Prince: Saluting His Purple Reign
Focusing on four dramatic chapters, we celebrate the remarkable life and music of the already much-missed pop wonder.
The son and the heir of pop and art-rock legends speaks about his life in music, from jukebox inspirations to new prog experiments.
They were one of the greatest bands of the ’80s, a high-flying opera of surreal, breathless drama. We tell the story of their unique, short-lived glory.
We meet the melancholy Midwest kid and 21st century Gram Parsons searching for some country truths.
As the band come up for air after an extended hiatus from the studio, MOJO dives straight into Thom Yorke and co’s A Moon Shaped Pool.
REVIEWED NEW ALBUMS… Bob Dylan / Laura Mvula / Paul Simon / Garbage / Swans / Jake Bugg / case/lang/veirs / The Duke Spirit / Cassius / The Kills / M Craft / The Posies / Allen Toussaint / Catfish & The Bottlemen / The Low Anthem / Band Of Horses / ABC / Hawkwind / Cat’s Eyes / Rival Sons REISSUES… The Beach Boys / Quasi / Bill Evans / Paul McCartney / Marvin Gaye / Andy Partridge/ Grateful Dead / Budgie… and more!
Plus! Lady Gaga is inducted into the Fat White Family / Marc Almond salutes ’60s pop – with strings / Hurray For The Riff Raff get in the studio / Guided By Voices and Jack Kerouac: Robert Pollard paints us a picture / Jack White’s latest protégé, Margo Price / Al Jourgensen on missing Lemmy and his dog / How James Brown Live At The Apollo changed Charles Bradley’s life / Re-man the barricades as we revisit Fugazi’s 1991 White House protest / “Oh my God, Kilkenny?!” On the road with Ryley Walker / Wendy James on life as a Transvision Vamp, and much more…