Friday, January 16, 2009

Underground History

Here's a great piece on Ardent Pop, where Chris Bell got his start. Eventually, it turns into a kind of history of Big Star, but it's a really interesting history.

I sat in a car in 20 degree below zero weather to finish listening to this. You will, too.

4 comments:

The Phantom Creeps said...

Wow. Nice catch....

NYMary said...

And completely accidental!

Kid Charlemagne said...

Wow, an NPR driveway moment!

Did you know about this Ardent Records comp?

Anonymous said...

thanks steve. i love big star and have their four albums. what do you think of chilton's 1987 album "high priest"? pretty funky.