fri 25/09/2020

Liz Thomson

Liz Thomson's picture
Bio
Liz Thomson has maintained a dual career, chronicling the international publishing industry, and writing arts journalism for newspapers and magazines around the world. The author of a number of critical anthologies on music and popular culture, she is a frequent broadcaster and moderator at literary festivals. Liz is the co-founder of the folk music charity Square Roots Productions and, in New York, of The Village Trip, a festival celebrating the history and heritage of Greenwich Village. Her latest book, Joan Baez: The Last Leaf, is published on 1 October.

Articles By Liz Thomson

Albums of the Year 2019: Leonard Cohen - Thanks for the Dance

Read more...

Rod Stewart, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, O2 review - Tonight's the Night

Read more...

Rufus and Martha Wainwright, A Not So Silent Night, RFH review - Christmas, family-style

Read more...

Billy Bragg, Islington Assembly Hall review - a pep talk from the progressive patriot

Read more...

Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi review, Royal Festival Hall - musical togetherness

Read more...

Darlingside, Cecil Sharp House review - finger-picking good

Read more...

Lisa Stansfield, Royal Albert Hall - mutual Affection, 30 years on

Read more...

CD: Jeff Goldblum and The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra

Read more...

Thomas J Campanella: Brooklyn - The Once and Future City review - out of Manhattan's shadow

Read more...

Martha Reeves and The Vandellas, Dingwalls review - What's going on? Good question

Read more...

The Day Mountbatten Died, BBC Two review - the IRA's audacious strike at the heart of the British Establishment

Read more...

Graham Nash, Alexandra Palace review - from Salford to Woodstock and back

Read more...

CD: Morganway - Morganway

Read more...

Ludovico Einaudi, Barbican review - a long road to nowhere

Read more...

Burt Bacharach Together with Joss Stone, Eventim Apollo review - an evening of timeless classics

Read more...

Stevie Wonder, BST Hyde Park review - the Master Blaster steps out

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

Album: Róisín Murphy - Róisín Machine

This is a musical homecoming for Róisín Murphy, both geographically and figuratively. She may have been raised in Dublin and spent her gig-going...

Monsoon review - like something almost being said

Building very promisingly on the achievement of his ...

Album: Corey Taylor - CMFT

The graveyard of tedious musical vanity projects – and the bargain bins of many record shops – is filled with solo albums by the lead vocalists of...

The Cheeky Chappie, The Warren Outdoors review - entertainin...

It’s fitting that there’s another run of Dave Simpson’s terrific play...

theartsdesk Q&A: musician Kevin Rowland - 'it was p...

“Whoargh! Steady lads!” Under that headline, NME reported that Kevin Rowland had “announced his return to the music scene with a bizarre...

Album: Public Enemy – What You Gonna Do When the Grid Goes D...

It will come as a surprise to nobody that the esteemed elders of rap ...