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1998 Stories by Jordan Oakes

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  • Big Star

    published December 9, 1998

    Alex Chilton is not -- I repeat, not -- my hero. For a while, though, he made some of the most fragile, contents-under-pressure music ever to... More >>

  • What bands got you into music in the first place and keep you going?

    published December 9, 1998

    Brian Henneman (Bottle Rockets): "A million of 'em. But the one that got me off my ass to do it was Jason and the Scorchers. I saw them live at... More >>

  • Best Drummer: Patrick Hawley

    published December 9, 1998

    My introduction to Patrick Hawley's skills came in the early '90s, when he was in a great lost pop band called Twiggy (from Champaign, Ill.).... More >>

  • Listening Post

    published December 2, 1998

    SYMPHONY SCORES: With most of the major record labels releasing far fewer classical recordings than ever before, major orchestras once guaranteed... More >>

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