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

CD: Katie Doherty & The Navigators - And Then

Read more...

Albums of the Year 2018: Joan Baez - Whistle Down the Wind

Read more...

Katie Melua and Gori Women's Choir, Central Hall Westminster, London, review - Georgia on her mind

Read more...

CD: The Albion Christmas Band - Under the Christmas Tree

Read more...

Jools Holland and his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Royal Albert Hall review - all stand for the piano man

Read more...

CD: Cliff Richard - Rise Up

Read more...

The Ballads of Child Migration, St James's Church, Clerkenwell review - into the heart of darkness

Read more...

CD: Mumford & Sons - Delta

Read more...

The Simon & Garfunkel Story, Vaudeville Theatre review - more tribute act than theatre piece

Read more...

CD: Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra - The Capitol Studios Sessions

Read more...

CD: Rosanne Cash - She Remembers Everything

Read more...

CD: David Crosby - Here If You Listen

Read more...

Duane Eddy, London Palladium - the twang's the thang

Read more...

CD: Jackie Oates - The Joy of Living

Read more...

CD: Tom Baxter - The Other Side of Blue

Read more...

Cambridge Folk Festival review - women rule the roost

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 ...