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Gotcha Covered

Gotcha Covered: “Eight Miles High”

For a song that's been so often reduced to '60s Montage Cliche #00001B (Note: Please use only in case of rights restrictions for the Youngbloods'
Nate Patrin | September 20, 2017 - 12:31 pm


34 Essential Glam Songs

When Marc Bolan appeared on the BBC show Top Of The Pops in March 1971 to perform his smash hit "Hot Love," he launched a…
Stephen Deusner | January 5, 2017 - 1:19 pm

In Memoriam

In Memoriam: Bands We Lost In 2014

Since 2008 I've put together a holiday-time video tribute to the year's band breakups. It's a sad endeavor really, but there is a bright side.
Scott Lapatine | December 29, 2014 - 12:41 pm

More Roxy Music stories

Filthy Friends – “Editions Of You” (Roxy Music Cover)

Filthy Friends is the new Pacific Northwestern indie rock supergroup that features Sleater-Kinney co-leader Corin Tucker and former R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck alongside fellow veterans…
Tom Breihan | April 26, 2017 - 11:00 am

R.I.P. John Wetton

NPR reports that Asia frontman John Wetton has died. Wetton, a longtime fixture in UK rock circles, played in a great many bands -- King…
Tom Breihan | January 31, 2017 - 9:57 am

Watch Phil Manzanera, Paul Simonon, & Tony Allen Perform With Ligabue At Italian Folk Festival

Roxy Music guitarist Phil Manzanera served as musical director for this year's La Notte della Taranta folk festival in Salento, Italy. Manzanera also performed at…
Peter Helman | August 23, 2015 - 9:20 pm

Roxy Music Break Up Again

You could be forgiven for assuming that glam rock and new pop pioneers Roxy Music were already broken up, seeing as how they haven't released…
Tom Breihan | November 3, 2014 - 9:03 am

Roxy Music – “Love Is The Drug (Todd Terje Disco Dub)” Video

Recently, Norwegian space-disco producer Todd Terje remixed "Love Is The Drug," the classic early Roxy Music single, and turned it into a seven-minute disco throwdown…
Tom Breihan | February 16, 2012 - 12:33 pm

Roxy Music – “Avalon (Lindstrøm & Prins Thomas Version)”

Songs and remixers don't often pair off this perfectly. As a production duo, Norwegian dance dudes Hans-Peter Lindstrøm and Prins Thomas specialize in a luxuriant,…
Tom Breihan | January 30, 2012 - 11:30 am

Bryan Ferry Gets Married, Remixed By Todd Terje

A big week for former Roxy Music leader Bryan Ferry! Newsday reports that the dapper, 66-year-old glam veteran got married, for the second time, to…
Tom Breihan | January 11, 2012 - 5:42 pm


10 Classic Albums Released 10 Years Into A Band’s Career

It's a new year, and every Thursday, we're going to be publishing a new list in this space. You guys like lists, right? Good! For…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2012 - 4:26 pm

Bryan Ferry – “Song To The Siren” (Feat. Roxy Music, Jonny Greenwood, David Gilmour, Nile Rodgers) (Stereogum Premiere)

When we first wrote about Bryan Ferry's forthcoming solo effort Olympia, I put the "solo" in square quotes because the 10-song collection includes a number…
Brandon Stosuy | October 14, 2010 - 10:07 am

Jonny Greenwood, Flea, Roxy Music (Including Brian Eno!) Join Bryan Ferry On New Album

Bryan Ferry's forthcoming "solo" album Olympia finds the Roxy Music frontman collaborating with Radiohead classicist Jonny Greenwood, Red Hot Chili Pepper/Atoms For Peace bassist Flea,…
Brandon Stosuy | July 12, 2010 - 3:27 pm

New Nite Jewel Video – “Lover”

The glammy Italians Do It Better-associated Nite Jewel, aka Ramona Gonzalez backed by Emily Jane, give Roxy Music's "Lover" a lo-tech go on their Good
Brandon Stosuy | April 8, 2009 - 10:18 am

Division Day Cover Roxy Music, Sponge

After fine, thoughtful covers of Depeche Mode and Sunny Day Real Estate, it's getting hard to remember what Division Day's own songs sound like. Well,…
Stereogum | October 17, 2007 - 12:10 pm