Alex Ross's book is a sign of the musical times
John Schaefer says, sometimes you need to reinvent the wheel
John Schaefer on the value on thinking small
Wagner's popular classicism - or is it classical populism?
Diaghilev was famous for being infamous.
A weird sidebar to the big story of Pavement's reunion
Somebody seems embarrassed by the sax appearing in rock music...
The music world hates its business model. Now, publishing wants in?!
Enough with the Hendrix reissues already!
A musical battle royale is brewing...
Will "merch" save the music world?
John Schaefer says: no "guilty" pleasures in music
Let the people play - why should musicians have all the fun?
John Schaefer on where Bob Dylan is REALLY from.
John Schaefer plays referee in Miles Vs Miles
John Schaefer scours the stars for a missing song.
Why John Schaefer wants to move to Scandinavia. Now.
Did disco really suck?
John Schaefer on the Mother of All Smackdowns.
As usual, the best World Music is not on the pop charts.