Category Archives: Dear Ed.

  1. Critical Collage: Rush vs. the Critics

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    March 5, 2013 by sw00ds

    A by no means comprehensive or conclusive survey of a Canadian power trio who once upon a time (much less …
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  2. Capitalizing on Our ‘Hits’

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    July 14, 2011 by sw00ds

    For some odd reason, a lot of Twitterers are coming here today to read an old letter I posted ages …
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  3. From the Rockcritics Inbox

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    June 9, 2011 by sw00ds

    “Have you ever thought about how common it is for a music magazine to run a column about movies, and …
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  4. Old Letters #16

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    July 1, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Creem, Feb. 1974] Genesis of the term “pigfucker” as a rock critic perjorative — fascinating stuff.

  5. Old Letters #15

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    July 1, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Creem, Feb. 1974] Hmm, Fred Mills… name sounds familiar.

  6. Old Letters #14

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    March 28, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Creem, Nov. 1975]

  7. Old Letters #13

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    March 28, 2008 by sw00ds

    Because we’ve been on something of a Mendels(s)ohnian kick today, here’s a chestnut from Rolling Stone, June ’71. “Ned?” Say …
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  8. Old Letters #12

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    March 28, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Creem, Dec. 1971] Unless there are two Diana Ross fans named “Randy Taraborelli” I think we can safely assume this …
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  9. Old Letters #11

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    March 28, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Rolling Stone, May 1980]

  10. Old Letters #10

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    February 24, 2008 by sw00ds

    [Rolling Stone, June 22, 1968]

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