Ben Ratliff appears in the following:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
The English art-rocker has returned to the stage after 35 years and set a new U.K. charts record. Soundcheck's John Schaefer rounds up ten of Bush's must-hear songs.
Monday, September 19, 2011
For those who came of age in the 1990s it may be hard to believe, but Nirvana’s "Nevermind" album turns twenty years old this week. Considered groundbreaking by some and over-hyped by others, the album is still often played and discussed two decades later.
Wednesday, April 22, 2009
As the surviving members of the Grateful Dead reunite for concerts in New York this weekend, Soundcheck’s occasional series on superfans continues with a look at Deadheads. Music critic Ben Ratliff
of the New York Times; Peter Conners
, author of the memoir "Growing Up Dead;" and sociologist Rebecca Adams
Tuesday, December 02, 2008
We look into how listening to jazz music can be a collaborative experience. New York Times
music critic Ben Ratliff
is author of The Jazz Ear
, which profiles many jazz greats including composer Maria Schneider
Ben Ratliff will be interviewing Gal Costa & Cassandra ...
Wednesday, December 05, 2007
New York Times
jazz critic Ben Ratliff
says that John Coltrane may be the last major figure in the evolution of jazz. Ratliff’s new book about the sax player’s career and legacy is Coltrane: Story of a Sound
Coltrane is available for purchase at amazon.com
Weigh in: Do ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2007
Bands like The Police, Rage Against the Machine, and Genesis are reuniting for summer concert tours. But for every sold-out tour there’s another that never gets off the ground. We talk with the New York Times Music Critic Ben Ratliff
, and Pollstar's Gary Bongiovanni
, about what it takes ...