GM Reviewed

Reviews of, and discussions about, Greil Marcus’s work. Non-comprehensive, forever in progress.

The History of Rock ‘n’ Roll in Ten Songs
Touré, New York Times, 12/03/14
Robert Loss, Public Books, 11/15/14
Jody Beth, Tiny Mix Tapes, 10/14
Simon Reynolds, Retromania (blog), 09/21/14
Will Stephenson, Oxford American, 09/10/14
Jedd Beaudoin, PopMatters, 09/05/14
Jesse Jarnow, Flavorwire, 09/05/14
Sam Lefebvre, East Bay Express, 09/03/14
Michael Goldberg, Days of the Crazy, 09/02/14
Michael S. Roth, SF Chronicle, 09/03/14
Peter Richardson, TruthDig, 08/29/14
Adam Ellsworth, Arts Fuse, 08/29/14
Michael Barclay, Macleans, 08/30/14
Jon M. Gilbertson, Journal Sentinel (Milwaukee), 08/29/14
Evan Kindley, Los Angeles Times, 08/22/14
Wesley Stace, Wall Street Journal, 08/22/14

The Doors: A Lifetime of Listening to Five Mean Years
Steve Zeitchik, Los Angeles Times, 11/22/11
Tim Rogers, Sydney Morning Herald, 02/25/12
Chris Willman, SF Gate, 11/06/11
Simon Reynolds, Bookforum, Fall 2011

Bob Dylan: Writings 1968-2010
Mark Ford, The Guardian, 14/05/11
The Christian Humanist, 07/27/11

The Shape of Things to Come: Prophecy and the American Voice
Barrett Hathcock, The Quarterly Conversation, 2008
Stephem Metcalf, New York Times, 10/01/06
Peter Preston, The Observer, 09/17/06
Erika Nanes, PopMatters, 02/13/08
Hua Hsu, Village Voice, 09/12/06

Like a Rolling Stone: Bob Dylan at the Crossroads
Perry Meisel, A Critic’s Archive, 03/05/11

Invisible Republic: Bob Dylan’s Basement Tapes
Tim Riley, Boston Review, 11/97

Double Trouble: Bill Clinton and Elvis Presley in a Land of No Alternatives
[writer unknown], Make Every Song, 05/22/12

The Dustbin of History
Charles Taylor, Boston Phoenix, 1995 (?)
Kevin Courrier, Critics at Large, 06/26/12

Dead Elvis: Chronicle of a Cultural Obsession
Linda Ray Pratt, Postmodern Culture, 05/03/92 (excerpt)

Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the 20th Century
Simon Reynolds, Melody Maker, 07/15/89
Jerome McGann, London Review of Books, 06/22/89 (excerpt)
Janey Smith, The Fanzine, 10/15/13
Brian Charles Clark, Curled Up, 2010 (?)

Mystery Train: Images of America in Rock ‘n’ Roll Music
Brad, Critical Playground, 01/14/09
Samantha Gray, Man of la Book, date unknown
Juan Rodriguez, Montreal Gazette, 06/05/76

Etc. (non-book-specific Greil)
Cam Bell, Odyshape, 07/29/14
Eight GM books reviewed at Randy’s Rodeo (date unknown)


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