Linda Thompson

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Spiral Stairs | The Real Feel

As his former band prepare to stage their much-ballyhooed reunion next year, Scott Kannberg is breaking his five-year recording silence with what is arguably his least cryptic post-Pavement release.
Matador (2009)
By ZETH LUNDY  |  October 23, 2009

Two for the road

Most music fans discovered the Watson Twins — 31-year-old identical sisters Leigh and Chandra — via their backing vocal appearance on Rabbit Fur Coat , the 2006 solo debut from Jenny Lewis.
The Watson Twins escape the shadows
By MICHAEL ALAN GOLDBERG  |  July 07, 2008

Adam raised an Eve

Why do some Bruce Springsteen fans have such a big problem with Patti Scialfa?
Why Patti Scialfa matters
By JOYCE MILLMAN  |  November 14, 2007

Kid at play

Slouching on a Marriott lobby couch in jeans, T-shirt, and sandals, blond-haired Teddy Thompson looks like a California surfer.
Teddy Thompson ’ s country jag
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 16, 2007

Family affair

Linda Thompson’s voice is a powerful instrument.
Linda Thompson’s Versatile Heart
By TED DROZDOWSKI  |  October 16, 2007

Éminence grise

When I first met Joe Boyd, I knew him only as a legend, the force behind the psychedelic and folk-rock movements of the 1960s.
Joe Boyd remembers; remembering Joe Boyd
By DANA KLETTER  |  March 27, 2007

Wide range

See what music sites around the country are saying about these Maine-based performers.

By TODD RICHARD  |  February 21, 2007

Family matters

“I wouldn’t really say that my music is introverted and sad,” Teddy Thompson says on the road from a Chicago venue.
Teddy Thompson takes after the ’rents
By KEN MICALLEF  |  March 28, 2006