Author Archives: DWIGHT GARNER

Books of The Times: ‘Sticky Fingers’ Captures Rolling Stone’s Jann Wenner and the Culture He Helped Create

Source: New York Times » Music

The biographer Joe Hagan understands why a rock magazine editor matters to the history of the 20th century.

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Books of The Times: In ‘Liner Notes,’ Loudon Wainwright Looks Squarely at His Flaws and His Musical Family Tree

Source: New York Times » Music

The folk singer — ex-husband of Kate McGarrigle and father of Rufus Wainwright, among his other connections — does not go easy on himself in this memoir.

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