Category Archives: Greil Marcus

  1. We All Feel a Little Bit Weird Sometimes


    October 8, 2013 by sw00ds


    “The ‘old weird America’ phrase was created by the music writer Greil Marcus. I’m not his biggest fan… and my …
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  2. From the Archives: Greil Marcus Online Exchange (2002)


    July 16, 2013 by sw00ds

    Online Exchange with Greil Marcus (April 2002) readers were invited to submit questions to music critic Greil Marcus, who sent …
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  3. Ralph J. Gleason, Greil Marcus, Nat Hentoff


    June 7, 2013 by sw00ds


    Two Village Voice obits for Ralph J. Gleason, one by Greil Marcus (“Ralph J. Gleason, 1917-1975,” June 16, 1975), the …
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  4. Masked Marauders on NBC

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    April 6, 2013 by sw00ds

    “Our next story has to do with what may be the last great mystery of the music business…” Brian Williams …
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  5. Marcus in Conversation Reviewed


    January 31, 2013 by sw00ds

    Greg Cwik in PopMatters is less wowed by Marcus the conversationalist than by Marcus the writer: “Marcus talks about his …
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  6. Conversation with Joe Bonomo, Editor of ‘Conversations with Greil Marcus’

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    January 30, 2013 by sw00ds

    Last October, the University Press of Mississippi released Conversations With Greil Marcus, edited by Joe Bonomo and featuring 14 interviews …
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  7. Marcus interviews roundup

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    November 2, 2011 by sw00ds

    Re: The Doors: A Lifetime of Listening to Five Mean Years: “This is now the third book I’ve written in …
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  8. Marcus interview in the Voice

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    October 26, 2011 by sw00ds

    Greil Marcus Revisits Some Strange Days: Jason Bailey interviews GM in the Voice, on the eve of his upcoming Doors …
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  9. Punk’s Prophet

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    July 28, 2011 by sw00ds

    Tim Marchman revisits Marcus’s Ranters and Crowd Pleasers.

  10. The Grad School of Rock

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    July 17, 2011 by sw00ds

    Excellent Christgau interview/profile by David Cohen at The New Zealand Listener. “Greil, Dave [Marsh] and I were at one time …
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