“Girl group records were based in the relationship of a young girl and an older man (white, until Berry Gordy) who put her on a pedestal and held her in thrall; out of that relationship came some of the most urgent and intense rock and roll ever made.”
Originally published September 8, 1975
"Easy Rider is the only film I know that not only uses rock well — though that is rare enough — but also does justice to its spirit."
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The gifted singer reflects on Elvis’s collaborative presence and his relationship to gospel music
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