Steve Maslow on ‘The Last Waltz’

May 2, 2018

In ‘The Last Waltz,’ released by United Artists 40 years ago in April 1978, director Martin Scorsese trained his cameras on what was intended to be the last concert of the Band at San Francisco’s Winterland Ballroom. […]

Stephanie Lowry on ‘61*’

February 16, 2018

Even if she was not a lifelong fan of the New York Yankees, music editor Stephanie Lowry would have been proud of having worked on the made-for-television movie ’61*.’ […]

Spooner: Remembering the Labor Movement Through Music

September 4, 2017

“It’s hard to think about the history of labor unions in this country without thinking of the music,” writes Sher Watts Spooner in The Daily Kos. “The history of the labor movement is told through its songs, and many folk singers and writers of […]

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